In this persuasive plea for a more coherent US foreign policy strategy, US senator Tim Kaine laments the loss of the old days when, for better or worse, everyone knew America’s role in the world. Since the fall of the Soviet Union, Kaine argues, no one is quite sure how Washington will respond to crises across the world. While Kaine makes a strong case for a new foreign-policy strategy, he offers few details to shape how it might look.
In this article, you will learn
- How the Truman Doctrine worked,
- Why the US government abandoned it and
- Why the United States needs a new foreign policy strategy.
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