Time for the United States to Leave- http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2013/04/23/has-nato-outlived-its-usefulness/time-for-the-united-states-to-leave-nato
Andrew Bacevich Sur l’OTAN,
Without the participation of U.S. forces, today’s interventionist NATO possesses only a negligible capacity to intervene. Or to put it another way, whether in Kosovo or Afghanistan, NATO serves chiefly to camouflage and thereby legitimate what is substantively a unilateral action by the United States.
Americans keen to see Washington exercising “global leadership,” also known as., imperial policing without end, may wish to preserve that camouflage...