Steve Clemons: Hi, I’m Steve Clemons and I have a question. Is America an ally that can be trusted? Let’s get to the Bottom Line.
Ever since the United States adopted its America First stance, NATO has been lambasted, Crimea’s annexation looks permanent. South Korea was told they should pay for the US bases in their country, and there’s a renewed attempt to get out of the so-called Forever Wars in the Middle East. So can anyone blame America’s allies if they’re confused? Does anyone believe that the US will stand by them in their time of need? Does “America First” really mean “America Alone” or an America on the sidelines of the big global challenges?
Well, we’re very fortunate today because we have three