For those long term DemDaily readers they know that we don’t generally cover any foreign news other than Iraq. The reason I’ve run three stories in a row on foreign issues is simple.
Barack Obama faces, perhaps, the worst foreign policy set of issues since LBJ. He’s in a nearly no win position. We need to understand that while we are in the midst of a domestic diaster we cannot expect him to virtually all his time and effort solving that disaster. Just look at three stories and see how they are interlocked in the Middle and Near East.
Foreign policy has a place in any political discussion.