Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Passing thought on Foreign Policy

Post-War Presidents and Foreign Policy Ideologies


Realist Idealist
Aggressive Reagan / LBJ Bush Jr. / Nixon 
Firm Obama / H.W. Bush Clinton
Pacifist
Isolationist
JFK
-
Carter
-


Republicans tend to gravitate towards the upper left while Democrats tend to gravitate towards the lower right. Exceptions occur.

Rand Paul might be the first major party Presidential nominee in the post-war to run on an isolationist platform.