Kennedy's Foreign Policy

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As America’s focus on certain economic and social domestic issues shifted its approach to global affairs went right along with them. From Kennedy to Obama each president’s methods of handling global affairs were either inspired by their predecessors or focused on their own visions for America’s future. Kennedy was one of the few presidents who held foreign policy as one of his main priorities while in office. Since Vietnam exposed the United States limits of military power and the faults in its foreign policy (textbook 29.1) it was perfect that Kennedy was the one who came into the inaugural office at just the right time new, young and with fresh ideas. His views on global strategy involved collaborating with other countries to form alliances

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