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Commentary: The Paradox of American Global Power

By Dr. Terry Simmons
Contributor, In Homeland Security

As American military hegemony atrophies due to President Barack Obama’s application of a soft power demilitarization of American foreign policy, coupled with sequestration politics sustained through continued budget impasses between the Democratic and Republican parties, defense budgets of the various military services are losing their competitive edges with hostile global competitors.