Today, the parties have experienced something of a role reversal. It is Obama who sounds like the realist, while Bush continues to indulge in delusions about the advance of freedom even as terrorists around the globe make new encroachments into Pakistan and Afghanistan. After eight years, Bush is indeed leaving behind a transformed world but the transformation has decidedly not been for the better. It has been an abomination.
Thursday, December 11, 2008
Bush Leaves An Abominable World
At the Nixon Center's journal "The National Interest," Jacob Heilbrunn isn't mincing words: