The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region

Ted Rall: U.S. only respects democracy when it likes the winner

Text Size: A | A

"Rarely has a president been confronted with so many seemingly disparate foreign policy crises all at once," The New York Times noted about Obama on July 23. What the paper didn't/won't/can't say is: Rarely has a president caused so many of his own crises. This summer, most of Obama's problems follow from his unwillingness to respect democracy overseas. The U.S. government supports democracy in other countries -- but only if the elections go its way. ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!



There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.