Posts Tagged: Barack Obama
The “straight talk” people praise McCain for is actually what most of them can’t stand about politicians: They say noble words but cast ignoble votes.
Eastern Europe led the way with the kind of right-wing "populism" that now occupies the White House.
When the neo-fascist National Front is more willing to condemn neo-Nazis than Trump, we have a problem.
The Obama administration could have done more to stop climate change. The Trump administration couldn't have done less.
Trump wants Iraq's oil, and he's not interested in sharing.
When it came to race, climate, or diplomacy, Obama was like a visitor from the future. On trade and intervention, however, he was often stuck in the past.
The recent UN vote on Israeli settlements lessens the power imbalance between Israelis and Palestinians.
Donald Trump has a lot more in common with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un than he would care to admit.
Before he leaves office, Obama should set up a truth commission on the Iraq War.
The Obama administration will soon hand over power to a Trump administration that shares some of the very same foreign policy commitments.