Tagged with "barack obama"
  • Congress

    US Congress on collision course with Obama over Iran?

    Anyone who thought that Barack Obama's deal with Iran on its nuclear programme was done and dusted didn't reckon with Congress and doesn't have a feel for the complexities of the US Constitution. Thankfully, Congress may make it very hard for Obama to push through a bad deal

    by Michael Curtis - 23 April 2015
  • Obama_in_church

    Obama’s ‘Christianity’: A political tool to silence Christians

    For all his faults on the subject, at least British Prime Minister David Cameron has talked about Christian persecution in the Muslim world. Barack Obama actually uses and abuses Christianity to shut down the discussion altogether. What a disastrous failure of leadership

    by Raymond Ibrahim - 15 April 2015
  • Download

    Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid, she’s still her own worst enemy

    The former first lady and secretary of state has the profile, determination and funding to make it to the White House. But her previous presidential bid exposed character flaws which alienated supporters and ultimately derailed her 2008 campaign. As Hillary announces her new campaign for 2016, will history repeat itself?

    by Steven George-Hilley - 12 April 2015
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    Obama allies back pro-Sharia populist in Nigeria

    In the dangerous last two years of Obama's presidency, things could go from bad to worse. His allies are now backing a pro-Sharia populist in Nigeria's presidential election, with potentially disastrous results

    by Christian Whiton - 27 March 2015
  • Obama-netanyahu

    Netanyahu's victory and Obama's shameful response

    Barack Obama lecturing Israel on democratic values takes the proverbial biscuit. Arab Israelis are better integrated in the democratic system than African Americans. That's worth pondering

    by Michael Curtis - 21 March 2015
  • Obama_thick

    Barack Obama is shallow and frequently confused

    Obama is frequently out of his depth. He is confused and is best advised to not address matters theological. Indeed, he is equally well advised to not address anything that is the least bit complicated. His efforts to save Islam by slamming Christianity show this for all to see. At least change is on its way

    by Robin Mitchinson -  9 March 2015
  • Battle_of_poitiers

    The true history of Europe and Islam

    Our political leaders, our mainstream academics, and media keep lying to us about the history of Islamic imperialism. The crusades were a minor distraction, and merely a response, to Islam's ongoing war against Western civilisation

    by Raymond Ibrahim - 17 February 2015
  • Obama_state_of_union

    The state of the Union is not strong

    Economic growth has been anemic. Household income is down. Labour force participation is the lowest in decades. Barack Obama's legacy is dismal, and the state of the Union is not at all strong

    by Daniel J. Mitchell - 22 January 2015
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    Bro Summit? There wouldn't be one for Ed Milband

    If Labour win the election, the world’s media will be itching to snap a bacon sandwich moment of Ed Miliband next to the President of the United States, doing considerable damage to our reputation. Ed just isn't prime ministerial material, and we all know it

    by Steven George-Hilley - 18 January 2015
  • Kerry_in_paris

    John Kerry's blundering "diplomacy"

    The Obama administration showed its true colours in forgetting to turn up for the mass demonstration in Paris. And then they sent John Kerry to kiss and make up. In fact, Kerry was long on the kissing and then fluffed the making up. Marvellous

    by Charles Crawford - 17 January 2015
  • Obama_surrenders

    Why 2015 should be a great year for enemies of the West

    The essence of Barack Obama's weakness is that he does not have the mental capacity to deal with the world's complexities. The West's opponents know this and are likely to strike out further before he leaves office and is replaced by someone more competent

    by the commentator - 30 December 2014
  • Obama-laughing

    Why Obama’s foreign policy is dangerous

    From Iran to Syria to Ukraine and beyond, Obama’s minimalist foreign policy has done great harm to America and the world. The Obama doctrine is what Bret Stephens calls The Retreat Doctrine, and the West's enemies love it

    by Taylor Dibbert - 12 December 2014
  • Mccain_and_kaine

    The democratic world has moved beyond Obama

    The general feeling at major international conferences these days is that Obama had his shot, messed it up, and will be lucky to get out of office without a major catastrophe occurring. What a legacy

    by Michael Auslin -  3 December 2014
  • Islam-will-dominate-the-world

    Islamist plans right on track, and the West is helping

    If any eyes were opened after the 9/11 attacks, they weren’t Western eyes -- certainly not the eyes of Western leadership, mainstream media, and academia. Islamists believe they're right on track. They could be right

    by Raymond Ibrahim -  7 November 2014
  • Obama-laughing

    Tragedy and farce in the White House

    Groucho Marx, Karl Marx, Gladstone, Disraeli, and even Duke Ellington can tell you something about Barack Obama. But at the end of the day, his international leadership is just a farce

    by Michael Curtis - 19 October 2014