Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
On Obama's second inauguration, let's challenge our society to look at how well we are addressing the "giant triplets" of racism, extreme materialism, and militarism.
There is a growing U.S. movement linking human and environmental needs with a demand to end our wars and liberate the vast resources they consume.
There are good reasons to be cynical about the return of the PRI in Mexico. Even so, when it comes to human rights in Mexico, there's plenty of room for improvement.
Latin America itself got scarcely a mention in the U.S. presidential campaign, but a new generation of voters has put it on the agenda.
Obama's real legacy could be accepting America's changing place in the world.
Obama will need to recast a foreign policy that has been weak or downright contradictory in standing up for the principles he himself has espoused
Obama can stem the decline of U.S. influence in the Middle East, but only if he gives the people of the region a reason to want it.
Nearly half of Pakistanis believe they should have the right to vote in U.S. elections.
The final stretch of the 2012 campaign has turned into a bipartisan exercise in imperial chest-thumping.
Neither Obama nor Romney is being honest when it comes to U.S. trade with China.