What a “Change Candidate” . . . Can’t: Our New President will Face Familiar Friends and Foes


Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace; Hearst Corporation

Author(s): Victor Davis Hanson

Research Area: Government

Keywords: Foreign Policy; U. S. President; George W. Bush

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


When the next President of the United States takes office in January 2009, he will be confronted by a world that either appreciates America or will challenge it. Plenty of problems antedated George W. Bush, including Russia, Iran, Pakistan, and Osama Bin Laden, and are likely to continue well after he has left office.