TITLE

The case for burden bearing

AUTHOR(S)
Zuckerman, Mortimer B.
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/3/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 15, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on the United States, in light of opposition to the proposed bill to finance aid for Iraq. Position of Iraq in the Islamic world; Loss of American geographic immunity with the September 11 attacks; Vulnerability of the U.S. as a target of resentment from those who oppose American culture, modernity, and western wealth; View that security challenge is the threat of nonconventional weapons in the control of rogue states or terrorists; Opinion that the U.S. is at war with the terrorists and the political conflict in the Middle East that produced them; Opinion that the U.S. must act decisively concerning national security.
ACCESSION #
11195598

 

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