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S. policy strategy toward Iran and North Korea, which the United States perceives as the greatest threats. 42 Even as far back as 1994, the Rogue States were the countries perceived by Americans to be the greatest threat. In a Gallup survey Iraq, North Korea, and Iran topped the list of countries perceived to be the greatest threat to America. 43 The possession of WMDs by Rogue States is an essential part of the Bush Doctrine in relation to the use of pre-emptive strikes.
President Bush appeared to have little focus on women’s issues except in the case of abortion. As a staunch pro-life advocate, Bush believed that America should change its attitude from abortion to adoption: We’ve got to change from abortion, to adoption. And let me tell you this: Barbra and I have an adopted granddaughter. And the day of her christening we wept with joy. 56 In many of his speeches Bush encouraged young women to choose giving “life” to their unborn child and then to seek adoption for that child as an alternative to abortion: There are young women to be helped who are about to become mothers of children they can’t care for and might not love.
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How Hollywood Projects Foreign Policy by Sally-Ann Totman (auth.)