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Speaking Through the Key Hole

Just as the United States made its shift to, as Professor Crane so aptly called it, “disguised” hard power in Latin America, one of the key concepts and ideological battlegrounds of the area “fell” (in my opinion the area adopted) communism. 351 more words


Hard Power, Soft Power

I was recently rereading Robert Kagan’s 2003 book ‘Of Paradise and Power’, in which he contrasts European and American reactions to other states that oppose them. 47 more words