In this highly readable volume of reflections on the legendary Cold Warrior
by fellow academics and several journalists, Brzezinski comes to life as Justin VaEaisse, David C.
Letting slip his past as a Cold warrior
, he hints at a coming, global ideological battle with section titles like "Confucius Versus Jefferson" and "China's Biggest Fear: American Ideas.
There is also the consideration of chessboard geo-positioning necessary to contain Russia, China, and ensure [the] US empire--for those inclined to traditional Cold Warrior
Whether or not you liked Shultz, you knew where he stood: a consummate Cold Warrior
and the architect of a foreign policy regarded as the modern apotheosis of "peace through strength.
Vatican relations and Pius XIl's role as an exceptionally significant cold warrior
Kennedy, that quintessential cold warrior
who seemingly couldn't wait to invade Cuba, who went to the brink of nuclear annihilation over missiles in our hemisphere and who rolled tanks to the Berlin Wall to face off with communist tanks on the other side, was actually undergoing a deep conversion to peacemaker during his brief tenure as president.
House of War is a polemic against American might and those who have served it, but it is hardly a surprise coming as it does from a one-time Georgetown University "ROTC Cadet of the Year" turned leftist "peacenik priest" (his words) who remains profoundly troubled as the son of an influential if obscure cold warrior
hadn't flipped in full Cold Warrior
mode over Castro.
And a strong resolution demanding a swift end to the Iraq war passed with barely a ripple of protest--a far cry from the days when the Federation was a dedicated cold warrior
with links to the CIA.
Max Yergan: Race Man, Internationalist, Cold Warrior
by David H.
WHEN I WAS JUST STARTING elementary school the words "under God" were added to the Pledge of Allegiance--the better to distinguish Americans from "godless communists:' In the years that followed I was nurtured to become a rabid Cold Warrior
by propaganda films at school and Republican politics at home.
Publicist, essayist, broadly based cosmopolitan, and staunch cold warrior
, he wrote prolifically for Kultura as well as Italian journals and newspapers.
In the top tier of the Bush 41 administration, only Defense Secretary Dick Cheney was a hardline cold warrior
Shanker was committed to a strong union movement for the same reason he was a strong cold warrior
and a promoter of common standards: in his view, they all served democratic values, In this sense, then, Albert Shanker had more in common with Horace Mann and John Dewey than just exerting a profound influence on American education.
Burnham's books do have interesting and important insights--especially The Managerial Revolution, Congress and the American Tradition, and Suicide of the West--but the Cold Warrior
Burnham constantly undermined the conservative Burnham (if conservative is the right word).