A More Restrained American Foreign Policy?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

In 1992, a now infamous leaked document from the Pentagon described the U.S.'s role in the world as providing "adult-supervision." After the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, is it time to rethink American role in the world? Should America hand in its gun and badge as the world's police? We debate the future of American power and what some have called a more restrained foreign policy.
Episode:
A Restrained U.S. Foreign Policy?; Churchill's Darkest Hour
Aired:
Mar 10, 2020
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