From Newsweek: Fareed Zakaria On What’s Possible For Obama And American Foreign Policy

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“Strategy begins by looking at the world and identifying America’s interests, the threats to them and the resources available to be deployed. By relating all these, one can develop a set of foreign policies that will advance America’s interests and ideals.”

And he finishes with…

“Ten years from now, the world will have moved on; the rising powers will have become unwilling to accept an agenda conceived in Washington or London or Brussels. But at this time and for this man, there is a unique opportunity to use American power to reshape the world. This is his moment. He should seize it.”

There is some healthy dispute as to what those ideals are…

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