Obama vows to continue the war on terror

Did you catch this moment from Obama’s inaugural speech? Our nation is at war, against a far-reaching network of violence and hatred.” I’ll bet FP contributors David Edelstein and Ronald Krebs caught it. They argue in “Think Again: Obama’s War on Terror“: As president, Obama will be hard-pressed to jettison the war on terror. His ...

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Did you catch this moment from Obama's inaugural speech?

Our nation is at war, against a far-reaching network of violence and hatred."

I'll bet FP contributors David Edelstein and Ronald Krebs caught it. They argue in "Think Again: Obama's War on Terror":

Did you catch this moment from Obama’s inaugural speech?

Our nation is at war, against a far-reaching network of violence and hatred.”

I’ll bet FP contributors David Edelstein and Ronald Krebs caught it. They argue in “Think Again: Obama’s War on Terror“:

As president, Obama will be hard-pressed to jettison the war on terror. His administration’s foreign policy will look different from that of its predecessor in many respects, but not this one. With Obama in the Oval Office, the United States seems likely to remain in the war on terror’s thrall — to the detriment of the country’s priorities, its foreign policy, the tenor of its discourse, and perhaps its people’s liberties.

Check it out.

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