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Critical issues and questions

We all know that people around the world like things American. Think McDonalds, movies, clothing, etc. However, it also probably undeniable that the standing and reputation of the US around the world since George W took office has never been worse.

The NY Times editorialises:

"How the next president plans to handle the disastrous Iraq war is the most important foreign policy question of this year’s campaign. But it is not the only foreign policy question that voters need answered.

President Bush’s mismanagement reaches far beyond Iraq. He has torn up international treaties, bullied and alienated old friends, and enabled old and new enemies. Before Americans choose a president they will need to know how he or she plans to rebuild America’s military strength and its moral standing and address a host of difficult challenges around the world."

The NY Times' questions can be read here.

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