The Logic of Detente - The Protracted Conflict

Burnham, James
August 1975
National Review;8/15/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p873
This article discusses the policy of detente conceived by the United States during the mid-1970s. The policy of detente focused on the relationship between the U.S. Government and the Soviet Union. Its strategy seeks to improve that relationship; to make it, first, less hostile, and then more cooperative and friendly. Therefore, the strategy of detente is directed against the masses of the Soviet peoples and against the nations subject to the Soviet regime. However, it is opined that to show solidarity with the Soviet regime, is like, colluding against its victims.


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