The experts predict a new Palestinian intifada.
<i>The Ku Klux Klan tried to capitalize on the events in Ferguson, but there's not much left of the once influential organization.</i>
The grand jury in Ferguson had not yet arrived at its verdict, but two groups on the Internet had already staked out their positions. Anonymous activists published an open letter on [Read more]
Washington and Beijing have something very much in common: the notion of their own exceptional nature.
This decision demonstrates Obama’s lack of clear direction when it comes to the single most serious issue America and its allies are currently faced with: the threat that is the Islamic State.
That, with Obama, a black man became president for the first time was a milestone in the fight for equality. Yet there are still many problems to solve.
America’s allies in each of these regions are too used to clear US leadership, within an articulated global vision, to suddenly act as mature strategic players in their own right.
Yesterday may have been an important day but in order to be important, the president’s repeated promises have to become reality.
It is just one step, but is said to benefit four or five million immigrants. It is executive action taken by Barack Obama on his presidential prerogative, forced by the insistent Republican refusal to pass a reform that has slept in the Capitol’s drawers in Washington.
The measures avoid deportation for this [Read more]
Yes, Sylvester Stallone, using his violent action films, succeeded in cementing in our minds — the minds of the viewers — the image of American freedom, democracy and justice being applied.