The Objective Situation

Ledeen, Michael
July 1978
New Republic;7/29/78, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p12
Focuses on the perceived systematic unwillingness of the United States to deal with the problem of the expansion of Soviet military and political power and the future of American influence over world affairs. Situations that point to the presumed confrontation between U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev; View that the gulags as a fundamental part of the Soviet system and that the American responsibility for the gulags does not result from the inept statesmanship but rather from what used to be called the objective situation.


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