May the Best Ideas Win: What America's Next President can Learn from Eisenhower's Example
Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher(s): Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Author(s): J. William DeMarco
Series: Hoover Digest
Keywords: Dwight D. Eisenhower; War on Terror; Cold War
Coverage: United States
America’s next president, will have to negotiate a world where alliances and threats have shifted and will probably shift again. That president, taking office almost eight years into the war on terrorism, would benefit from studying Eisenhower’s moment of decision eight years into the Cold War.