I said at the outset that this stage in Russia’s transition to democracy is cause for optimism and pessimism. Ultimately, I think optimism will triumph.
The most important lessons this year has taught are, first, that we must expect the unexpected, and second, that we must stand firm for what we believe.
Remember Pearl Harbor. Support any friend, oppose any foe. These are policies which millions of Americans understand and support. It is time to act upon them again.
The conduct of foreign policy today is full of moral language. There is much more moral language than there is morality, or true moral inquiry.
Terrorism, in one form or another, is as old as civilization itself. There is a great variety in the methods of attack which can be used today
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is not merely a piece of history; it is essential to our future and undergirds much of our national strategy.
Webb called “for a review of United States commitments to foreign nations and a re-examination of the deployment of American forces around the world."
A crisis is regarded as the result of instability, but that instability offers us the opportunity to eliminate some elements and strengthen others.
All that is required in the situation in which the Free World finds itself now is intelligence, courage and determination. America has the capacity to show them—even if she does not seem to realize it.
One of the unforeseen consequences of the growth of the welfare state in industrial societies has been the development of a powerful constituency that is hostile to defense spending.