Making The War in Vietnam Look Simple

Foreign policy is confusing in the post-cold war world, and with the dizzying variations on isolationism and interventionism available to politicians and commentators, it's hard to keep straight where they stand on important conflicts. Here is a convenient, only slightly larger than wallet-size guide.



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