The change is not in the mores of France, but in its geopolitical and economic history.
Munter—who grew up in Claremont, Calif.—was no stranger to geopolitical hot spots even before he took the Pakistan job.
They are the region's outcasts—yet the region will never stabilize until they are brought back out of the geopolitical cold.
Second: on the geopolitical scene, have we experienced any grave crises or setbacks?
It's the geopolitical equivalent of mansplaining—Amerisplaining, anyone?
This geopolitical shift could force a reluctant Netanyahu government to accept territorial compromises with its neighbors.
ROMNEY: Well, I'm saying in terms of a geopolitical opponent, the nation that lines up with the world's worst actors.
“We have a long experience on this, the geopolitical weakness of the Western world,” he said.