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Tag: foreign policy

Will Paul Manafort Cost Trump Control of Foreign Affairs?

By: Spencer Whyte

The power to control foreign policy has long been singularly enjoyed by the President. However, recent sanctions against Russia and the shocking investigation of Paul Manafort may begin to lessen the President’s authority in this realm.

The …

Those Who Ignore History Are Doomed to Repeat It

by Zach Kaplan

Following World War II, the United States had a very clear foreign policy: oppose anything that benefitted the Soviet Union and communism. This policy (which came to be known as containment) was easy to adopt because there …

Pacifist Republicans and trigger happy Democrats…

by Dr. Michael Grossman, PSIS

This presidential election is without a doubt surprising and, for many, disappointing.  But when one moves beyond the terrible rhetoric and accusations that have made both candidates unappealing to a majority of Americans[1], …