A Glossary of Terms in Foreign Affairs
As we debate the many scary enemies and exciting possibilities for new wars -- escalation in Afghanistan, our very own "Cuban Missile Crisis" against
the Persian Hitlers, the Socialist Menace in Venezuela -- events can
become very confusing. Compounding that problem are the many complex,
technical terms often used in media discussions of foreign affairs.
It's therefore helpful to keep track of the relevant terms --- ones
just from the events of the la