Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
The new face of state violence is the drone moving silently through the slum.
As the president clarifies his plan for withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, the most important thing is not the what or the when but the how.
Under the radar, North American integrationists are once again pursuing harmonization of security and economic interests between Canada and the United States -- to the detriment of both countries' citizens.
Margit Berman's poem about the day the president decided to end the wars.
While Robert Gates is spreading his soothing fictions about the U.S. military, Jim Webb is raising some uncomfortable facts.
Barack Obama's Mideast speech shows that the United States has not yet adapted to the regional realities brought about by the Arab Spring.
Coming to terms with NATO's intervention in the Libyan civil war is a little like wresting a grizzly bear: big, hairy, and likely to make one pretty uncomfortable no matter where you grab a hold of it.
If giving up nuclear weapons doesn't immunize a leader from regime change, what does?
"In essence, the U.S. runs the show that is taking over running the show." -- AP
Ed Schultz criticized the GOP because it "steamrolled America into two wars" but defends President Obama for attacking Libya.