The Republican candidates' philosophy are all tainted by a bit of racism; if not homophobia, islamaphobia, there is libertarianism, fascism. The american existential philosophy of pragmatism and progressivism stood in opposition to European philosphers, among those who so greatly influenced nationalism in Europe, Russia and the Middle East. It is against fascism and otherliness; the meaning of life is in progressiveness, reform to better the lives of ourselves and the others, whether poor or minorities.
Remand of Meir Ettinger, Israel's most wanted Jewish terror suspect, extended (Haaretz)
from the article: Republicans’ Euro-bashing would please Israeli crowds as well