Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts The Democracy Bureaucracy

The Democracy Bureaucracy

The American Interest

With his second Inaugural Address, President Bush elevated the longstanding American interest in the spread of democracy into the preeminent goal of U.S. foreign policy. In doing so he has subsumed the Global War on Terror within a larger and more forward-looking doctrine, transforming the shorthand “GWOT” from a Global War on Terror to a more ennobling Global War on Tyranny.

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