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I side with Green Party on most foreign policy issues.

You side on foreign policy issues with...

Foreign Intervention

Less Important to me

Should the U.S. intervene in the affairs of other countries? learn more

You: Only with non-violent diplomatic solutions such as sanctions and peace talks

Green Party's similar answer: No, and dramatically decrease our military while abolishing the CIA and NSA

Democrats' similar answer: Only in matters of national security, human rights violations, or specifically asked by the international community

Afghanistan

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. withdraw troops from Afghanistan? learn more

You, Green Party and Socialist: Yes

Libertarians and Constitution Party's similar answer: Yes, and only approve future wars through Congress

Democrats' similar answer: Yes, bring a majority of the troops home but maintain a strong diplomatic presence

Israel

Most Important to me

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? learn more

You and Green Party: No, cut all support and aid

Democrats' similar answer: We should give equal support to Israel and Palestine.

Iran

Less Important to me

How should the U.S. deal with Iran? learn more

You, Libertarians and Socialist: Iran does not threaten our national security and there is no proof they are building a nuclear weapon

Green Party's similar answer: Maintain diplomacy while discouraging use of nuclear weapons

Sudan

Somewhat Important to me

How should the U.S. handle the genocide in Sudan? learn more

You, Democrats and Green Party: Support a NATO effort to contain the Sudanese military

Cuba

Somewhat Important to me

Should the United States end its trade embargo and travel ban on Cuba? learn more

You and Green Party: Yes, allow Americans to travel to any country they choose

Democrats' similar answer: Yes

Libertarians' similar answer: Yes, end embargoes with all countries and allow U.S. businesses to do business with any country

United Nations

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. maintain a presence at the United Nations? learn more

You, Democrats, Green Party and Socialist: Yes

Terrorism

Somewhat Important to me

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? learn more

You, Democrats, Green Party and Constitution Party: Yes, give them a fair trial and shut down Guantanamo Bay

Socialist's similar answer: Yes, just like U.S. citizens, terrorists should be given a fair trial in federal courts

Military Spending

Most Important to me

Should the government decrease military spending? learn more

You, Democrats, Green Party, Libertarians and Socialist: Yes

Drones

Most Important to me

Should the military fly drones over foreign countries to gain intelligence and kill suspected terrorists? learn more

You, Republicans and Constitution Party: Yes, the U.S. needs to use all means necessary to combat terrorism

Democrats and Conservative Party's similar answer: Yes

Socialist's similar answer: Yes, but only with permission from the country in question

Egypt

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. back the Egyptian military's crackdown against the muslim brotherhood? learn more

You, Democrats and Green Party: No

Libertarians and Socialist's similar answer: No, we should stay out of this

Syria

Most Important to me

Should the U.S. use military force against the Syrian government in response to their use of chemical weapons? learn more

You and Green Party: No, use a non-military diplomatic approach to discourage chemical weapons use

NSA Surveillance

More Important to me

Should the U.S. continue NSA surveillance of its allies? learn more

You, Democrats, Green Party, Libertarians and Socialist: No, spying on our allies will severely damage our reputation abroad

Constitution Party's similar answer: No

You do not side on foreign policy issues with...

Foreign Intervention

Less Important to me

Should the U.S. intervene in the affairs of other countries? learn more

Republicans: Yes, and use the military to preemptively strike any hostile nations perceived as a threat

Libertarians, Constitution Party and Socialist: No, we have more important domestic issues to worry about

Afghanistan

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. withdraw troops from Afghanistan? learn more

Republicans: No, not until all U.S. military leaders are confident the mission has been accomplished

Israel

Most Important to me

Should the U.S. continue to support Israel? learn more

Republicans and Conservative Party: Yes

Libertarians and Socialist: No, we should not give aid to any foreign nations

Constitution Party: Yes, but respect Israel’s sovereignty and do not dictate how it should interact with its neighbors

Iran

Less Important to me

How should the U.S. deal with Iran? learn more

Constitution Party: Ignore their threats and cease all contact

Democrats: Maintain diplomacy while discouraging use of nuclear weapons

Republicans: Strategically eliminate their nuclear bomb making capabilities

Sudan

Somewhat Important to me

How should the U.S. handle the genocide in Sudan? learn more

Libertarians, Constitution Party and Socialist: Do not get involved

Republicans: Overthrow the current government and instill a democracy

Cuba

Somewhat Important to me

Should the United States end its trade embargo and travel ban on Cuba? learn more

Constitution Party: Yes

Republicans and Conservative Party: No

Socialist: Yes, end embargoes with all countries and allow U.S. businesses to do business with any country

United Nations

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. maintain a presence at the United Nations? learn more

Republicans, Libertarians, Constitution Party and Conservative Party: No

Terrorism

Somewhat Important to me

Should foreign terrorism suspects be given constitutional rights? learn more

Conservative Party: No

Republicans: No, they are not U.S. citizens and should be subject to enhanced interrogation methods

Libertarians: Yes, just like U.S. citizens, terrorists should be given a fair trial in federal courts

Military Spending

Most Important to me

Should the government decrease military spending? learn more

Republicans: Increase the military budget

Constitution Party and Conservative Party: No

Drones

Most Important to me

Should the military fly drones over foreign countries to gain intelligence and kill suspected terrorists? learn more

Green Party: No

Libertarians: No, the U.S. military does not have the right to fly unmanned aircraft over foreign countries without a Congressional declaration of war.

Egypt

Somewhat Important to me

Should the U.S. back the Egyptian military's crackdown against the muslim brotherhood? learn more

Republicans: Yes

Syria

Most Important to me

Should the U.S. use military force against the Syrian government in response to their use of chemical weapons? learn more

Democrats: Yes, but only with cooperation from the United Nations

Libertarians: No, the U.S. is not the police of the world and should stay out of foreign conflicts

Republicans: Yes, the U.S. must send a message to the rest of the world that chemical weapons will not be tolerated

NSA Surveillance

More Important to me

Should the U.S. continue NSA surveillance of its allies? learn more

Conservative Party: Yes

Republicans: Yes, surveillance of all foreign countries is essential to tracking potential terrorist threats

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