Monday, November 5, 2007

U.S. Supporting a Dictator? Why Would Anyone Think Such a Thing?

A powerful posting today on Think Progress, noting the two foreign policy faces of President George Bush:
President Bush has so far said nothing publicly about Gen. Pervez Musharraf’s crackdown in Pakistan. As The New York Times notes, Bush’s “silence contrasts sharply to his reaction to the crackdown on dissidents in Myanmar last month. In that case, Mr. Bush announced specific steps against Myanmar rulers.”
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1 comment:

Tulsan said...

A sweeping overview of American foreign policy, and how Mr. Magoo has stayed out of serious trouble: Failing Upward -
Relax, America will survive George W. Bush
at the New Republic. This is an eye-opening article by historian Walter Russell Mead.