Washington has pursued a policy toward China that some American scholars have dubbed "congagement"--a mixture of engagement and containment. The engagement component is primarily economic in nature. China is America's third largest trading ... Huffington Post, 3 weeks ago
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by Xinhua writer Deng Yushan Ever since the 1823 declaration of the Monroe Doctrine, U.S. politicians habitually refer to all countries south of the Rio Grande as "America's backyard." Latin Americans frown at the tag. Language wonks point at the ...Individual.com, 2 months ago Latin America: from 'backyard' to development vanguard Ecns.cn, 2 months ago
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I was talking to some friends earlier about developments in Iraq and one questioned how the new mission, announced by President Obama last night, fits into the Obama Doctrine. Another noted the ambiguity as to what the Obama Doctrine actually is. ...MSNBC, 1 month ago
Dilma thinks he's swell Beijing increases its influence as the US looks on In 1823, US President James Monroe issued what became known as the Monroe Doctrine, stating that further efforts by outsiders to colonize land or interfere with ...Asia Sentinel, 1 month ago
We need to hold the line against Vladimir Putin's drive to reassert Russian hegemony in Ukraine, but it is necessary to understand the political and historical context behind his actions to provide the perspective needed as U.S. foreign policy ...Huffington Post, 4 days ago Endgame for Putin in Ukraine? Korea Times, 1 week ago Is it the endgame for Putin in Ukraine? Times of Oman, 2 weeks ago In Ukraine, Putin may be accelerating his own demise Lebanon Daily Star, 2 weeks ago
In a case of politics makes strange bedfellows, organizations funded by four billionaires on the left and right are uniting to put on a major conference at Columbia University calling for the end to the war on terrorism, and the legalization of ...Accuracy in Media, 6 days ago
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