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By John Kerry

ISBN-10: 0143034987

ISBN-13: 9780143034988

ISBN-10: 0786544090

ISBN-13: 9780786544097

John Kerry has had a impressive existence and is likely one of the most precious public servants in the US this day, having come to the vanguard of nationwide cognizance as a veteran conversing out opposed to the Vietnam battle simply after he lower back from front strains. he's the most strong leaders of the Democratic celebration and-with a fierce landmark presidential crusade looming sooner than the 2004 election-could sooner or later develop into the main robust guy on this planet. As an interloper between insiders within the U.S. Senate, John Kerry hasn't ever been afraid to conflict the political institution and struggle the fights that want struggling with. Now, in a choice to carrier, Kerry officially introduces himself to the kingdom. In a ebook wealthy with autobiographical information that designate the studies in the back of the tips, Kerry bargains his imaginative and prescient for the United States.

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In a world growing more interdependent every day, unilateralism is a formula for crippling isolation and shrinking influence. As much as some in the White House may desire it, America can’t opt out of a networked world or simply log in and out of it when the situation suits us. Those who seek to lead have a duty to offer not only a clear 36 A Ca l l to S e rv i c e vision of how we can make Americans safer but also how we can make America itself more trusted and respected in the world. That’s definitely true of all of us who are asking the American people to replace President Bush.

In a world growing more interdependent every day, unilateralism is a formula for crippling isolation and shrinking influence. As much as some in the White House may desire it, America can’t opt out of a networked world or simply log in and out of it when the situation suits us. Those who seek to lead have a duty to offer not only a clear 36 A Ca l l to S e rv i c e vision of how we can make Americans safer but also how we can make America itself more trusted and respected in the world. That’s definitely true of all of us who are asking the American people to replace President Bush.

By reneging on this promise the president has betrayed his claim to represent the mature and responsible face of the baby-boom generation. Among the many dangers the administration is refusing to deal with are global climate change, the impending crisis in retirement programs, the culture of corporate corruption, the need for a genuine homeland security system, our vulnerability to energy blackmail, the “loose nukes” problem in the former Soviet Union, and the threat of worldwide economic deflation.

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