Obama Unlikely to Find a Quick Fix for U.S. Global Image.

15 12 2009

URL: http://pewresearch.org/pubs/1175/obama-europe-trip-bush-legacy. Source: PEW

As Barack Obama travels through Europe on his first overseas trip as president, keep your expectations modest that this is the beginning of a major revival of America’s global image. Judging from Pew Research’s interviews with 177,000 people in 55 nations between 2002 and 2008, topping the list of carryover complaints is the charge that America too often acts unilaterally: that it doesn’t take into account the interests of other nations in formulating policy.




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