Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
Obama’s foreign policy legacy will not be secured unless he addresses head-on the belief that we have the power to achieve our objectives by threats, intimidation, and coercion.
Hyping threats from Russia, China, and the rest of the world, the U.S. War Party is gearing up to reassert American power.
If Obama thought his short pass through Pacific would boost the much-vaunted U.S. “pivot” to Asia, he soon discovered that the world is not cooperating with his best-laid plans.
To avoid the escalation in east-west tensions, both Putin and Obama need to view each other with a great deal more clarity and understanding.
By linking itself to Washington in its territorial disputes with China, the Philippines risks getting caught up in a superpower conflict.
When a government refuses to apologize for war crimes, it means it would be willing to commit them again.
Vladimir Putin has a point: the United States seems to have discovered international law only recently.
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
With the U.S. Congress deadlocked over trade, Chile's progressive new government may be able to win new protections and increase transparency in the TPP talks.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.