Even if the president led the NATO coalition from behind, he led his country into war from practically another planet.
Posts Tagged: Obama foreign policy
To understand just how bad the 112th Congress, elected on November 2nd and taking office on January 3rd, is likely to be for peace on Earth, one has to understand how incredibly awful the 110th and 111th Congresses have been during the past four years and then measure the ways in which things are likely to become even worse.
The U.S. and India should not sign a treaty that will only serve the short-term interests of large corporations, and undermine the authority of governments to protect their people from financial crisis.
The historic Republican landslide will almost certainly make Obama's vision of a more positive U.S. role in international affairs more difficult to pursue.
Hamid Karzai is coming to Washington. It's time to take up his offer to negotiate an end to the war.