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Clinton Knocks Obama's 'Don't Do Stupid Stuff' Foreign Policy Approach

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Clinton criticized Obama for being too cautious when it comes to intervening abroad.

The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg asked Clinton about the Obama administration's foreign affairs motto, "Don't do stupid shit."

“Great nations need organizing principles, and ‘Don’t do stupid stuff’ is not an organizing principle," Clinton responded.

She acknowledged that Obama was “trying to communicate to the American people that he’s not going to do something crazy." But she added that this wasn't the best approach.

Read the full Atlantic piece here.