Neo-Conservative


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Neo-Conservative

One who advocates an expansive foreign policy, as well as a role (though limited) for government in poverty reduction and welfare programs. Neo-conservatism is associated with nation building, in which a country uses its military force to occupy a country to protect a nascent government until it becomes stable. Neo-conservatives favor an activist foreign policy intended to prevent potential rivals from becoming a threat. Neo-conservatives believe this philosophy makes their own countries safer, while critics contend that their philosophy leads to instability.
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Adding to the tension between Buchanan and his neo-conservative critics has been the columnist's pugnacious personality and his take-no-prisoners rhetorical style.
Though liberal Democrats have now be come highly critical of the Iraq War, they do not support a noninterventionist foreign policy any more than the neo-conservatives do.
I believe that the neo-conservatives are right to argue that extending freedom is an essential objective of Western foreign policy.
At its best, the rhetoric of the neo-conservative culture warriors and the social and ideological vision it invokes-one of renewed faith in the nation, family and traditional religion--speaks powerfully to the anxieties and nostalgia for older and simpler forms of social life generated by the juggernaut of economic globalisation.
Donald Rumsfeld was never really a neo-conservative (he is too hard-headed) but he bought their ideas on Iraq lock, stock and barrel.
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