August 30, 2004


In a landmark June 1, 2002, speech at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., President Bush quoted former secretary of State general George C. Marshall to explain what is now known as the Bush doctrine an unflinching, pre-emptive war against terrorism in response to the Sept. 11 attacks.

"Those who say it is better to be feared have to answer a difficult question: How can you be safe when the world hates you?" O'Hanlon asks.

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