Top Ten Presidents with The Best Foreign PolicyAlpha101
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Ha was a socialist wannabe dictator who surrounded himself with communists. He sucked up to "Uncle Joe" Stalin, one of history's most prolific mass murderers, and conspired to the enslavement of half of Europe under the Soviets postwar. His disastrous domestic policies caused the Great Depression to last eight years longer in the U.S. than it did in the rest of the developed world. His communistic "New Deal" gave birth to the welfare state in America. A subversive of the highest order.
He carried the U.S. throughout the majority World War II. - Alpha101
He realized the horrors of war, so he tried his very best to keep the U.S. out of foreign conflicts, and focus on domdstic issues. He also warned about the rise of nuclear weapons, but, sadly, his pleas were ignored. - Alpha101
He opened trade to several countries and promoted non-interventionism. - Alpha101
There were very few foreign conflicts under the Coolidge administration. - Alpha101
Washington focused on building the country, and keeping out of world affairs until the military was large enough to defend the nation. - Alpha101
He masterfully convinced most of Europe to not support the Confederates, which assured the Union's victory. - Alpha101
I guarantee you haven't the first clue what the war was about, or how criminal Lincoln's actions were.
Wasn't talking about the civil war. All I said was that Lincoln cleverly convinced Europe to stay out of the war, which assured Lincoln's victory. - Alpha101
He stood up to pirates which were harassing Americans, and continued the country's efforts to build the military, while keeping at mind that a large and uncontrollable military can be more of a threat to freedom than a protector of it. - Alpha101
He had to make the single biggest decision in the history of warfare.
He helped end World War II, and helped the country transition into a peace-time economy. - Alpha101
After the failure of Rwanda, he set a model for humanitarian interventions that no other president can live up to. - Y2K
There were also very little foreign conflicts under the Clinton administration. - Alpha101
He arranged the peace deal between Israel and Egypt. - Y2K
While he did not always make the right decisions, Carter usually tried his best to end conflicts peacefully and to keep the country out of affairs that did not concern them. - Alpha101
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2. Franklin D Roosevelt
3. John Q Adams