In the 1980s, President Ronald Reagan showed us the best way with his slogan “Peace Through Strength” when he stood squarely against the Soviet Union. Americans and other countries enjoyed the fruits of this policy: the end of the Evil Empire and an expansion of freedom around the globe. Did President Obama learn this lesson? Bill Gertz doubts it. He thinks Obama is too committed to a worldview that blames America for all the world’s problems and wants to reduce American power. Not only is this view of things wrong, but it puts American security at stake.
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