Category Archives: France

Jul 18 2011

From American Exceptionalism to Overstretch


By Prof. Erik Jones. “I’m the quintessential believer in American exceptionalism. I believe we are different than everybody else. I do believe we are the indispensable nation. But for all those reasons, we can walk a little lighter.” Robert Gates, 27 … Continue reading

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Apr 28 2010

Snapshots of Obama’s First 100 Days: A French Spring in Washington?

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by Robert Kelley When Barack Obama fielded questions from an adoring French audience in Strasbourg earlier this month, he pleased his hosts by singling out a shining example of European ingenuity in public transportation – the high-speed rail system. The … Continue reading

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