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sent the U.S. military to Vietnam and during the Caribbean Crisis brought the world close to a nuclear war

authorized invasions of three countries

I guess the definition of right-wing includes warmonger for this post?

As to the actual preposterous question - it takes advantage of a rather flexible definition of right-wing and left-wing. But I think you could fill it out even more.
Lincoln (R): acted against state's rights.
GHWB (R): Raised taxes after swearing he would not.
GWB (R): expanded the welfare state (medicare part D)
Obama (D): Extended the Bush Tax Cuts.






I guess the definition of right-wing includes warmonger for this post?

Given that there are millions people who either consider themselves right-wing or are considered right-wing by others it is not possible to make them all fit the same definition. There is certainly a very significant faction of Republicans who subscribe to isolationist views and are opposed to all intervention in foreign countries. Likewise, there are many Democrats who were initially very enthusiastic about overthrowing Taliban, Saddam Hussein etc. Still, the labels of “warmongers” for Republicans and “appeasers” for Democrats are not completely without a factual basis. For example, according to a last year poll 81 per cent of Republicans vs 54 per cent of Democrats agreed on using force to stop Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
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