The New Republic Online: Identity Crisis
Finally victorious in their quest for policy power in Washington, our respectable Neo-Conservative Cabal seems to be afloat without cohesion. Their vision of using America's superior military force, while quite effective against a castrated little guy, runs into some major practical problems when confronted with a very potent foe who will likely be holding a nuclear weapon within five years. Iran is positioning itself expertly, and the Neo-Cons have no clear response. With Iraq a mess, is the world suddenly getting a little too complicated for the one dimensional thinking of the Cro-Magnonic foreign policy wise men?