Thus without shepherds or even a napalm star, the domino theory
was born in a humble State Department manger.
Those of us who remember the Vietnam War recall "the domino theory
1 hits, including: "The Tips Of My Fingers," "The Domino Theory
," "Where Did I Go Wrong," "I Got Dreams," "I Should Be With You," "Lynda," "The Weekend," "Small Town Girl," "Life's Highway," "You Can Dream Of Me," "Some Fools Never Learn," and "All Roads Lead To You.
While applicable to both conflicts, the domino theory
became firmly linked to the Vietnam War and to the perception that the exaggeration of this theory, had contributed greatly to the disaster in Vietnam.
BBC correspondent Fernando Ravsberg dismissed any possibility of such a domino theory
hitting Cuba, noting that the island's dissidents were absolutely incapable of achieving significant mass mobilization (a view fully shared by the U.
The theory at the time was called the domino theory
whereby Henry Kissinger argued that if you did not stop communist at Hanoi then the influence of China would dominate the region and state after state would go red.
Davutoglu's domino theory
deserves careful attention from Barack Obama's team as it thinks about Middle East strategy.
The domino theory
takes over when the head of the chain, the house owner in this case, defaults on repayments; thousands did in the US when oil hit $100 a barrel and unemployment went up from four to five per cent.
I joined the guard for two reasons: First, I did not want to murder innocent Vietnamese civilians and justify it with a bogus domino theory
, even though I was told I would be "winning the minds and hearts" of the people by killing men, women and children.
There's a whole domino theory
when you kill someone.
At that time American politicians believed in the domino theory
and that if South Vietnam fell to the communists, the whole of south east Asia would follow.
The equestrian homeowners agree they fear the domino theory
, that if one parcel of vacant land is allowed a more-dense use, then other vacant parcels surrounding them in Chatsworth will be granted the same someday.