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Saturday, December 7, 2013

foreign policy preferences tilting towards libertarian view

In the poll conducted by the Pew Research Center in conjunction with the Council on Foreign Relations, more than half of Americans (52 percent) agree that the United States should let other countries get along on their own. Just 38 percent say they disagree with the idea. It's the largest gap in favor of the former line of thinking in the half-century history of the question, signaling perhaps the most widespread isolationist sentiment in decades.