Picture of The Intellectual Activist (Vol. 3, No. 11) [PDF]

The Intellectual Activist (Vol. 3, No. 11) [PDF]

By Peter Schwartz


Vol. 3, No. 11, contains the following:

“The Primacy of Diplomacy”: Why the liberals react to Moscow’s shooting down of the KAL plane by encouraging negotiation to foster “understanding.” “The Primacy of Eclecticism”: Reagan describes the massacre as an act of barbarians . . .  then calls for the continuation of normal diplomatic relations with Russia. “The Primacy of Ideology”: The appropriate policy toward the Soviet Union: break all cultural, scientific, economic and diplomatic ties. The need to stop granting moral respectability to an immoral state. “Grenada: Right Practice, Wrong Theory”: Reagan’s single foreign policy success—for which he was incapable of providing the correct justification. This issue also contains short notes.

Publication date: December 6, 1983

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