John Bolton will not be happy

The European Union can lead the world out of recession by forging a new partnership with the US President, Barack Obama, Gordon Brown declared yesterday.

In the most pro-European speech he has ever made, the Prime Minister cast aside his doubts about the EU as he mapped out the “new consensus” on the global economy which he hopes will be agreed at the G20 summit of leading economies in London next week.   Independent UK…more

Bolton, of course, is ideologically tied to a sophisticated political vision which has the US unfettered by any and all international agreements and constraints even while the rest of the world must agree to and be constrained by whatever the US might decide is in it’s own interests.  It’s a version of sovereignty.  That version where there’s only one sovereign who’s way big and mean.  Cooperation is how women properly organize themselves.

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