Monday, January 30, 2017

“Peace Through Strength” – the Realist and Reaganesque Essence of Trump’s Grand Strategy

By Paweł Piotr Styrna | January 24, 2017

  Unlike his predecessor, and like President Reagan, President Trump undoubtedly believes in American exceptionalism and in standing behind our allies. Nevertheless, there is no question that he will pursue American national interests at the expense of universal or globalist visions of “world order.” In other words, America will resume its leadership role in the world, but there will be no more idealistic interventions to spread liberal democracy and pursue nation building.

What is the essence of Donald Trump’s foreign policy and grand strategic vision?

That is a question many are asking, and a great deal of confusion surrounding it stems from hysterical accusations and dishonest, caricatured misrepresentations by the media as well as liberal and (some) neocon foreign policy talking heads....Read More....

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