The Old World in Washington

Fairlie, Henry
June 1978
New Republic;6/17/78, Vol. 178 Issue 24, p19
Focuses on efforts of the U.S. to re-invent Europe. Absence of political community of Europe; Need for the U.S. to make it clear that the security of Europe and the reinforcement of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization are at the forefront of its concerns; Friendship between the countries of Europe and the U.S. because they are democracies.


Related Articles

  • RETURN TO THE COLD WAR? Howard, Michael // Foreign Affairs;1980 Special Issue, Vol. 59 Issue 3 

    Nobody doubted that the Iranian revolution of 1978-79 was a major historic event whose consequences would take many years to work themselves out. It did not yet signify a major transformation in the global balance between the Soviet Union and the United States. Rather, in its fundamentalist...

  • The Polar Bear.  // New Republic;2/10/79, Vol. 180 Issue 6, p5 

    Comments on the proposal of China's Vice Prime Minister Teng Hsiao-ping to the United States, Japan and Europe to forge an alliance with China to curb the nuclear activities of the Soviet Union. Explanation on the stand of the magazine that the U.S. and China should have a good diplomatic...

  • Brazil's Interregnum. Szulc, Tad // New Republic;7/5/80-7/12/80, Vol. 183 Issue 1/2, p18 

    Focuses on political conditions of Brazil. Impact of the transition from military dictatorship to democracy on the country; Importance of the Brazilian redemocratization for the U.S.; Impact of the democratization of Brazil on the military establishment of the country; Belief of U.S. President...

  • A VIEW FROM AT HOME: THE PERILS OF INCOHERENCE. Hoffman, Stanley // Foreign Affairs;1978 Special Issue, Vol. 57 Issue 3 

    This article discusses the incoherent U.S. foreign policy in the year 1978. The year 1978 was one of the solid accomplishments, multiple frustrations and varied crises for U.S. diplomacy. It saw neither great debacles nor spectacular "breakthroughs." The only event that came close to deserving...

  • THE MIDDLE EAST: A HOUSE OF CONTAINMENT BUILT ON SHIFTING SANDS. Campbell, John C. // Foreign Affairs;1981 Special Issue, Vol. 60 Issue 3 

    The article discusses the importance of Middle East in the scheme of the United States foreign policy. The U.S. president Ronald Reagan brought no ready-made policy for the Middle East with him when he took over the White House. His campaign themes had been general: America had been weak, had...

  • Up From Shambles. Kondracke, Morton // New Republic;5/19/79, Vol. 180 Issue 20, p12 

    Comments on the Rhodesia policy of the Carter administration. Rhodesia's success in holding an elections under the black-white internal settlement, which the Carter administration previously doubted; Appointment of Bishop Abel Muzorewa as prime minister; Strategy that might enable the...

  • Do-Good as Foreign Policy. Burnham, James // National Review;1/7/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p23 

    The article points out the difficulties in U.S. President Jimmy Carter's goal of introducing morality in foreign policy. It is really the morality principle that obliges the country to impose sanctions on undemocratic nations and violate human rights, the country cannot stop with Chile, India...

  • Of Many Things. J.O'H. // America;6/11/1977, Vol. 136 Issue 23, preceding p513 

    The author opposes the representation of the U.S. government by First Lady Rosalynn Carter in foreign countries. He notes that the public does not question her overseas trips for good will and talks on U.S. foreign policy due to her graciousness. He says that he does not question her...

  • China and Panama: The Connection. Buckley Jr., Wm. F. // National Review;9/16/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p1072 

    The article focuses on the U.S. government's relation with Panama and China. The administration of U.S. President Jimmy Carter has attempted to normalize ties with the Chinese government. The state visit of U.S. Secretary of State Cyrus Vance in China could improve the relation between these...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics