The World Kind of Likes America Again


A new poll measuring the attitude toward America around the globe shows huge jumps in our favorability rating over just a year ago, especially in France, Germany, Spain, Indonesia, and Mexico. In addition, almost every country (except Israel and Pakistan) is vastly more confident that America will “do the right thing” in world affairs. Hooray, now we don’t have to pretend to be Canadian anymore! [Pew]