Kailash Srinivasan is in the Committee for International Relations at the University of Chicago specializing in social movements, contemporary warfare, and geopolitics.
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Thursday, July 21, 2011
Obama's Expanded Militarism
Last month’s release of the National Strategy for Counterterrorism has brought much joy to many foreign policy liberals. Finally, the ghosts of the Bush administration have been exorcised. Finally, the president speaks of law and allies instead of war and an “axis of evil.” Coupled with the recent announcement of a timetable to end combat operations in Afghanistan, liberals have taken heart at the apparent shift in national security strategy.