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Unformatted text preview: Muslim nation) or the original given reason terror >>> 9/11, WMD. Just as they are often painted to be far too similar, both Edwards and McCain are similar in their views with very little disagreement (except on the war, which is fairly superficial, as Edwards is still in favour of keeping troops in the area) and both pay much lip service to the idea of America as a liberator (Napoleon, 1800s, same idea. Amusing, wot? Although to be entirely fair, the Absolutist monarchies of 19thC Europe were probably much nicer places than most of the middle east) Edwards looks at what the US can do for the rest of the world (is this really an accurate foreign policy? It doesnt seem as though it really is it seems as though both candidates are (as should have been expected) writing what they feel people want to hear. If these are their sole plans for foreign policy theyre not really looking out for Americas best interests...
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- Fall '08