Friday, February 18, 2011
Jimmy Carter: No Fear of Muslim Brotherhood
Feel better about the situation in Egypt now? If you do, try to remember what happened in Iran after Carter abandoned the Shah in 1979, then stood by meekly while radical Islamic followers of the Shah's replacement, Ayatollah Khomeini, stormed our embassy and subsequently held 66 Americans hostage for 444 days until the inauguration of Ronald Reagan caused them to be set free.
Paul Kengor, writing at The American Spectator this morning provides a closer glimpse of Carter's foreign policy achievements in his article titled: The Jimmy Carter Chronicles.