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Nixon and Kissinger ended America’s involvement in Vietnam, but as the war wound down, the nation seemed to enter an era of limits. The economic prosperi-ty that.
As president, Nixon began working to forge a new coalition to build on his support. In one approach, known as southern strategy, he tried to attract Southern. Andrew Bacevich is the author of The Limits of Power, Washington Rules, and The Age of Illusions: How America Squandered Its Cold War Victory.
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Lee. The assassins demand that the American government set aside partisan politics and restore power to the people, specifically a balanced budget amendment and term limits for all of Congress. Michael O'Rourke, a U.S. Marine turned Congressman finds out who they are and why they do it.
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The Limits of Power identifies a profound triple crisis facing America: the economy, in remarkable disarray, can no longer be fixed by relying on expansion abroad; the government, transformed by an imperial presidency, is a democracy4/5().
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A return to the ‘era of limits’ in California Gov. Jerry Brown responds to a question concerning his plan to give more local control over education funding. “In The Limits of Power, Andrew Bacevich takes aim at America's culture of exceptionalism and scores a bulls eye.
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