Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
John Feffer argues with Brent Choi and Joowoon Jung about the proper response to North Korea's behavior.
He's better than his predecessor, but whether he's adding to an already gargantuan Pentagon budget or sending more troops to Afghanistan, Obama has maintained some disturbing continuities with Bush-era policies.
Heres the good, the bad, and whats next.
Exercising too much caution, if it translates into maintaining the status quo, would be a profound mistake.
In his recent AIPAC speech, Barack Obama veers right.
The candidates' positions on Iran are not just about war and peace.
Senators Clinton, McCain, Obama have something to say about the UN, nuclear proliferation and other global cooperation issues. Really.
With his speech on race, Barack Obama has already brought about one much-needed change: people across the United States are examining our personal, systemic, and deeply entrenched racism
It's time to honestly step forth and engage Cubans and their government on the terms they negotiate inside their own country.
With his preference for diplomacy over militarism, we must neither be naïve about Barack Obama's limitations nor cynical about his potential.