Obama's Tipping-Point Intervention Model

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Some thoughts on how Obama may have constructed a new approach to foreign intervention on last night's Rachel Maddow Show.

For those following events in Libya, I'll be sharing further thoughts on Obama's "tipping point" strategy on C-Span's Washington Journal this morning at 7:45 am and will be on BBC shortly after 9:00 am EST.

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Steve Clemons is Washington editor at large for The Atlantic and editor of Atlantic Live. He writes frequently about politics and foreign affairs. More

Clemons is a senior fellow and the founder of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist think tank in Washington, D.C., where he previously served as executive vice president. He writes and speaks frequently about the D.C. political scene, foreign policy, and national security issues, as well as domestic and global economic-policy challenges.

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