“The Kremlin has also noticed how Mr. Obama has basically scotched the military option against Iran’s nuclear-arms program. So has the Khamenei regime in Tehran, which keeps enticing Washington with talks resembling a minuet: bow, circle, return to the starting point. In Libya, the U.S. was “leading from behind,” in Syria, not at all. Cutting the defense budget has been the order of the day, with or without the sequester.” – Josef Joffe, Wall Street Journal
When America is weak there is more cruelty in the world. The strength of America’s military is essential to goodness. If the good are not stronger than the bad, goodness will not prevail.
Link to article from WSJ above