Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
Before he leaves office, Obama should set up a truth commission on the Iraq War.
The Obama administration will soon hand over power to a Trump administration that shares some of the very same foreign policy commitments.
Despite President Obama's promises of a drawdown in Afghanistan, the United States is settling in for the long haul.
The decisive role of collective action in undermining neoliberal ideology and the continuing structural power of capitalism.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
Astounding increases in the danger of nuclear weapons have paralleled provocative foreign policy decisions that needlessly incite tensions between Washington and Moscow.
The U.S. and UK governments forcibly expelled an entire population of islanders to make way for a military base. It's time to let them come home.
Obama’s approach to nukes will be his most significant legacy — as well as his most salient failure.
The U.S.-Cuba deal proved the value of discreet, informal diplomacy. No shortage of other peace processes could begin the same way.
When the president wants to fulfill a constitutional duty — like nominating a Supreme Court justice — Congress is up in arms. When he launches a blatantly unconstitutional war, it shrugs.