Thiessen, a Washington Post journalist, compared and contrasted Presidents Bush and Obamaâ€™s military doctrines in an editorial, titled,Â The Obama-Bush Doctrine. The article can be found, here:http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-obama-bush-doctrine/2012/05/31/gJQAGZmM4U_story.html
Both Bush and Obamaâ€™s foreign policy doctrines spell out the rules of U.S. military engagement in todayâ€™s post-Cold War era.
How has the use of both the Bush and Obamaâ€™s military doctrines affected the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq? How has the use of these military doctrines altered Americaâ€™s reputation with the countries of the Middle East, Iran, China, and Europe?