Archive for January, 2011

Jennifer Rubin at Right Turn, discussing the failure of our ‘reset button’ foreign policy with Russia, concluded that:

The Obama administration would be well advised to give up the fantasy that we share common values and interests with Russia and instead recognize the Russian leadership for what it is — a thuggish regime that seeks to re-establish the Soviet-era notion of a “sphere of influence.”

A thuggish regime seeking to re-establish policies from the Communist era? I can’t imagine why the Obama administration thinks they have common values and interests with such people.