Posts Tagged: Obama administration
The Obama administration's strategy includes arming the opposition forces just enough to keep them fighting Assad, but not enough for them to overthrow the government.
Saudi Arabia is using billions in U.S. aid to fund their onslaught of innocent civilians in Yemen, but it's not too late for Congress to stop this madness.
The U.S. conducts drone strikes worldwide with relative impunity. But when the first strike hits the United States, the real blowback will begin.
One of the seedier tax tricks of U.S. corporations has been to merge with foreign firms — without actually moving their operations overseas.
Pyongyang’s latest nuclear test may be a last-ditch effort to get on the U.S. agenda before Obama leaves office and a hawkish new president comes in.
Obama's made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.
As leaked documents obtained by the Intercept reveal, the drone war is likely creating more terrorists than it's killing.
The impulse to "boldly go" has gotten humanity into a mess of trouble.
Jeffrey Sterling learned the hard way that the feds will throw the book at anyone who embarrasses them.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.