Thursday, March 19, 2009
The Great Unwind
What's interesting is the way in which the NATO and EU expansion ... mirrors the economic expansion of the corresponding period, a sort of geopolitical equivalent of the bubble economy. That raises the question of whether the faultlines that are becoming increasingly apparent in the two structures represent a "market correction."
Retrenchment to core missions is what he is proposing.
What is its core mission when its adversary - the Warsaw Pact & USSR are gone?