Speak Softly, America, and Start Carrying a Bigger Stick

Thursday's Editorial - March 22, 2007


1.  What problem does Dr. Feulner address in his commentary?

2.  What solution does Dr. Feulner offer?

3.  Do you agree or disagree with Dr. Feulner's assertions?  Explain your answer.

4.  What percent of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) does the U.S. spend on defense/military?

5.  What percent of GDP do China, India and Russia spend on defense/military?  (Do an internet search to find this information, or for a list by country, click here.)

6.  OPTIONAL:  Email your reaction to Dr. Feulner's commentary here.  Remember to be clear, concise and polite.