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Unformatted text preview: 1-15-09Should the US export Democracy as a cornerstone for foreign policy?Differing views.oNoshouldnt force our views upon them. oYesBut be culturally sensitive and not necessarily have the same structure as ours, but same ideas. Can we not have a separation of mosque and state? But could be important to have a religious basis for democracydoes that make it illiberal? Notion to fight for democracyinternal will. oUS should first perfect their own democracy and other countries might want to imitate our democracyJimmy Carters viewoGWBush liked in Israel and S. AfricaoHollywood offends people of views of Americans oRegardless of party Am. Presidents havent been afraid to use military force to take out a government in another country. oNeed U.N. support to invade other countrieswe get official approval. (only takes one to VETO intl action)o**in article2/3rds countries in the World do NOT export democracy....
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