I mean lead.
Obama, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate, didn’t focus on creating a better world in his speech. Instead, he talked about a better America, one with more opportunities for immigrants, more rights for homosexuals and less social inequality. Today’s America is deeply divided, but all sides agree on one point: America’s well-being is more important than the world’s.
Hey, leading from behind ain’t what it used to be. Wait a second. Yes it is.
Europe isn’t in a position to provide decisive leadership. And the US doesn’t want to anymore.