Sunday, February 24, 2008

Francis Fukuyama on Neo Conservatism

This is interesting.

The problem with neoconservatism's agenda lies not in its ends, which are as American as apple pie, but rather in the overmilitarized means by which it has sought to accomplish them. What American foreign policy needs is not a return to a narrow and cynical realism, but rather the formulation of a "realistic Wilsonianism" that better matches means to ends.

Not sure my feelings on this. But Fukuyama's ideas are always thoughtful even if controversial.

Read the whole thing here.

1 comment:

The Scylding said...

Peter, thanks for the link - it sparked a post over at my own blog.