Giving Justice Its Due

Perkovich, George
July 2005
Foreign Affairs;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p79
Looks at the foreign policy of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush and how it is perceived throughout the world. Author's view that the opposition the United States faces in the world today comes from either radical Islamists or from those who blame Washington for the unequal and destabilizing consequences of globalization; View that both groups fear that the freedoms so loudly championed by the United States translates in practice into a license for the rich and powerful to take advantage of the poor and week; Comparison of this anti-American policy to that of the Communists; Review of how U.S. policy and presence in the Middle East is perceived around the world; Suggestion the U.S. must consider not only the concept of freedom in its policies but the concept of justice as well.


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