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Déjà vu - View from the Mount - America First is Populism in action
04-10-2015, 04:28 PM,
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Déjà vu - View from the Mount - America First is Populism in action
Déjà vu - View from the Mount - America First is Populism in action

<span style="font-family: Trebuchet MS, sans-serif;"><span style="background-color: white; font-size: small;">Most people associate the term America First with foreign policy. While the implication speaks loudly for a pro national stand, most ignore the tradition that Populism is at the core of the movement. In order to understand the heritage, one should examine the most overt aspects of this tradition. Professor Ralph Raico, states&nbsp; the case for an American First foreign policy in his book -&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.fff.org/comment/ed0901d.asp" style="background-color: white;" target="_blank"><span style="color: black;"><span style="font-size: small;">The Failure of America’s Foreign Wars.</span></span></a><span style="background-color: white; font-size: small;">&nbsp;He refers to the following motto used by Richard Cobden, the libertarian theorist of international relations:</span><span style="background-color: white;">&nbsp;</span></span><br /><span style="font-family: Trebuchet MS, sans-serif;"><br /></span><span style="font-family: Trebuchet MS, sans-serif;"><span style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;"><a href="http://batr.org/view/112102.html">Read the entire article on the "View of the Mount" archive page</a></span><br style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;" /><span style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;"><br /></span><span style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;"><a href="http://eepurl.com/ESQ5L">Subscription sign-up for the BATR RealPolitik Newsletter</a></span><br style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;" /><span style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;"><br /></span><span style="background-color: #fafefd; color: #333333; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18.2000007629395px;"><a href="http://forum.batr.net/showthread.php?tid=13986">Discuss or comment about this essay on the BATR Forum</a></span></span><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/DjVuBySartre/~4/DVyvPwyrSow" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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