Day: September 16, 2014

Obama’s Disengagement Ideology

No one man or administration can be blamed for the ongoing Middle East crisis. It’s rooted in ancient history and will never be erased completely. But that doesn’t mean that American policy can’t have an effect on those festering resentments and hatreds. We can help keep them under control or we can create a situation where they break into the open. George Bush, when he changed tactics and approved the surge, largely pacified Iraq. He handed over to Barack Obama… Read more »