Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
The CIA's drone war in Pakistan is setting precedents that will one day come back to haunt America.
Until there is a change in the Obama administration's policies, the president has little credibility in preaching to the world about the importance of peace.
Even if the president led the NATO coalition from behind, he led his country into war from practically another planet.
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.