The planned CIA base suggests a long-term U.S. commitment to fighting al-Qaida in the region.
His foreign policy revolves around coddling Third World dictators, snubbing traditional friends and overall subservience to the U.N.
Paul spokeswoman Rachel Mills, asked about the Code Pink comment, suggested Code Pink might be gravitating toward the congressman’s view, rather than the other way around.
Indeed, simply saying that “truth, justice and the American way [is] not enough anymore” is a pretty startling statement from the one man who has always represented those values the most.
The uprisings “will make the ground far less fertile for the type of extremism that Al-Qaeda proselytizes, but it’s a long time between here and there,” Hayden said.