By Dan E. Way – Re-Blogged From Liberty Headline
‘The negotiated acquisition of sovereignty is a longstanding and perfectly legitimate tool of statecraft…’
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, who knows a little something about the geographic and historical illiteracy of Americans, supports President Donald Trump’s interest in buying Greenland.
“The media would do well to learn some U.S. history. Our country’s desire to purchase Greenland predates the purchase of Alaska,” Palin wrote in a column for Breitbart News.
Palin reminded that in 1867 Secretary of State William Seward, first appointed by President Abraham Lincoln, attempted to buy Greenland.
Then, as now, Denmark refused to sell.