Diplomacy

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    Tom Schwartz on the crisis in Syria: Domestic politics as foreign policy

    “From a historical perspective, which looks at the American presidency since the end of World War II, Obama’s decision reflects a turning point, the clear triumph of domestic political considerations over foreign policy priorities,” according to Thomas Schwartz, a professor of history and political science at Vanderbilt. Read More

    Sep. 5, 2013