Brzezinski and his Great Game

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The Grand Chessboard IR 6602 – Geostrategy Troy University Student: Peter Bakke peter@bakke.com The temptation of imperial overreach, to become the Athens of the twenty-first century and embark on self-defeating Sicilian expeditions, is ever-present… which is born of arrogance of power. Robert J. Art Intervening everywhere is not an option. Richard Haas What I fear […]

An Argument for Lifting the United States Embargo of Cuba

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United States embargo of Cuba American Military University IRLS502 International Political Systems Student: Peter Bakke Originally created: 2006, reworked 2012 View image | gettyimages.com Introduction The United States has imposed an embargo on Cuba for the past 50 years. No other nation has incurred such long-standing punishment by the U.S. Why has Cuba, a nation […]