Posts Tagged: President Obama
President Obama used the tired refrain about a nuclear terrorist attack to deflect concerns about Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
Drones are a growth industry with, aside from the U.S., states such as Israel, Britain, Sweden, Iran, Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, and even Lebanon in possession of the more lethal varieties.
For fear of becoming victims of another drone strike.
What did we think would happen when we bugged German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone?
Through drone strikes and raids, President Obama has taken out a host of Malalas.
We did not need Russian President Vladimir Putin to remind us of the fiction that America’s commitment to values and social practices makes it exceptional in the community of nations.
The framing of the Obama administration’s arguments has been contradictory and even bizarre.
Both insist on viewing the chemical-weapons attack in black or white: mounted by either the Assad administration or the opposition.
Even if you believe that the Syrian government or military used chemical weapons, it’s unclear who gave the order, but it matters.
In dealing with the pretexts for war-making, not the real reasons, the Obama administration is underestimating the opposition.