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57年前,菲德尔·卡斯特罗领导的古巴革命是对美国的 一次重大心理打击。自美国建国以来,其领导人一直宣扬美国例外论。据美国领导人的观点,美国模式令人无法抗拒,每个体面的国家都必须决然跟随美国的领导。当外国政府太愚蠢以至于拒绝美国道路时,他们应该因为伤害美国的利益(普世利益的代名词)进而威胁美国安全而受到惩罚。


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