shafnutz05 wrote:This isn't a statement on our own government, but can someone explain to me what credibility Carter has on this issue? Three years ago, he was schmoozing the Castro brothers in Cuba. He had a man crush on Hugo Chavez. He has gotten cozy with several authoritarian-style leaders over the past 35 years....I'm assuming because these countries are "enemies of America" it gives him more credibility to turn around and talk about how evil our own government is?
IMO, he as about the same credibility to speak on national security matters than any other living ex- or sitting president. Definitely more than Bush or Obama.