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Obama Promises 'New Dawn' Of World Leadership

"To those who would tear this world down: We will defeat you," Obama said in his victory speech Tuesday night. "To those who seek peace and security: We support you."
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"To those who would tear this world down: We will defeat you," Obama said in his victory speech Tuesday night. "To those who seek peace and security: We support you."

In his victory speech on Tuesday night, Barack Obama addressed his worldwide audience: "Our stories are singular, but our destiny is shared," he said, "and a new dawn of American leadership is at hand."

On Nov. 6, Talk of the Nation becomes Talk of the World as listeners from across the globe weigh in with their expectations for the United States and the President-elect. Tell us: What role do you think the U.S. should — or shouldn't — play in world affairs?

Guests:

Vincente Fox, president of Mexico, 2000 - 2006

Mohamed Elbaradei, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency

Najam Sethi, editor-in-chief The Daily Times, Pakistan

Gerald Steinberg, chair of political studies at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel.

Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement, member of the Kenyan parliament, environmental and political activist, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, 2004

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