Obama's Body Count

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton feel that Osama bin Laden's death and the drone attacks show that they have mastered national security and foreign policy.  They are wrong. Counting bodies and sorties proves little.  As Einstein said, "[n]ot everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts." President Obama's term in office has left entire regions where U.S. influence has waned and U.S. interests have been defeated.  Thousands protested in the Islamic world, seeking "Hope and Change," but found that it was only a cynical slogan.  Millions now wonder: does America remember what it means to be "the leader of the free world"? Obama sent an ambassador to Syria -- over Congress's express objection.  Bashar Assad began slaughtering 20,000 of his people.  Obama did nothing about the bloody repression in Iran, but he did help oust a far less despotic regime in Egypt, ushering in the Muslim Brotherhood -- the organization that...(Read Full Article)

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