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The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it is the same problem you had last year. 7 more words

John Foster Dulles

Our capacity to retaliate must be, and is, massive in order to deter all forms of aggression. – John Foster Dulles http://ift.tt/29ksIa4

John Foster Dulles

The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self-sacrifice and a righteous and dynamic faith. 8 more words

John Foster Dulles

Once – many, many years ago – I thought I made a wrong decision. Of course, it turned out that I had been right all along. 19 more words

John Foster Dulles

Spying, Lying, Murder and The Brothers Dulles

If you want to learn how we got into the mess we are in The Brothers by Stephen Kinzer is essential reading.

The brothers are Secretary of State John Foster Dulles and his brother first CIA direct Allen Dulles. 262 more words

Hillary's Dien Bien Phu

by Michael Gallagher

This morning it looks like super-hawk Hillary—kisser-up-supreme of four starrers—is well on her way to becoming President of the United States.  If she succeeds, I am sure they will break out the best wine at the Pentagon. 321 more words

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Today in Middle East history: the Eisenhower Doctrine, or: They All Lived Happily Ever After (1957)

The United States enjoys two things more than just about anything else: doing war and making presidential doctrines about doing war. This country has been involved in some kind of military conflict or another for… 1,601 more words

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