Creating people's geographies
National Security Advisor to President Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski appeared on Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show in the US recently to talk about his new book, Second Chance: Three Presidents and the Crisis of American Superpower.
In this brief interview, he gives a scorecard on recent Presidents and administrations and comments upon America’s role in the world. (RT: 8 mins)
“The war in Iraq is a historic, strategic, and moral calamity. Undertaken under false assumptions, it is undermining America’s global legitimacy. Its collateral civilian casualties as well as some abuses are tarnishing America’s moral credentials. Driven by Manichean impulses and imperial hubris, it is intensifying regional instability.”
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