Let's Take the Offensive

Dolan, Anthony R.
May 1980
National Review;5/30/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p662
The article argues that the U.S. should take the offensive strategy to exploit the weakness of the Soviet Union and to oppose the Soviet invasion in Afghanistan. A description of the reception given by the Soviet Union to the 1959 visit by Richard Nixon who was the U.S. Vice President at that time, is presented. It explores the impact of publicity on lawlessness and corruption in the case of Soviet leaders. It presents foreign policy initiatives to exploit Soviet weakness.


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