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As we Americans continually forget, or don't even realize, these other countries in the world, as little as we (or some of us) may think of them, have their rights to their opinions, actions, and allegiances. The U.S. lost the 'moral high ground' a long time ago. This is their corner of the world.
Posted by retiredtraveler
Sometimes people in this message board amaze me regarding their insights.
Yes, you are correct, we have placed a barometer on how things should be done and if they differ, then they are not right.
For a long time now, we think of ourselves as "the biggest, the mightiest, the richest and the best" in this world and is OK. for us. but, others don't happen to think that it is a true statement.
What is it that Putin just called it "exeptionalism" I don't happen to like Putin one bit. and he is one of those that think of himself as exeptional. So I guess that he must know what he is talking about.