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Finding neighbor-love in the Obama Doctrine

"Finding neighbor-love in the Obama Doctrine" Continued...

Lastly, Obama recognized that America is morally exceptional: "Some nations may be able to turn a blind eye to atrocities in other countries. The United States of America is different." How America has come to be different he did not say. But I will say it: America is a Christian nation, not only by majority affiliation but also by moral heritage. For this reason, we see the world differently, and the world is a better place because of it.

D.C. Innes
D.C. Innes

D.C. is associate professor of politics at The King's College in New York City and co-author of Left, Right, and Christ: Evangelical Faith in Politics (Russell Media). Follow D.C. on Twitter @DCInnes1.


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