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Blunders in Obama's Camp

May 19, 2009 // Le Droit - Canada - French

<b>Like any lapse in judgement, it was a shock. But the most alarming thing is that the decision came directly from the White House.</b> It happened without warning in the skies of Manhattan on the agreeable sunny morning of April 27th. An enormous blue and white Boeing 747 flanked by two F-16 fighters descended to a [Read more]

Obama's Challenge in Africa

May 15, 2009 // Ottawa Citizen - Canada

There are high hopes for the first U.S. president with an African heritage, but he would do well to improve on the strong record of his predecessor.

The Myth of 100 Days

May 5, 2009 // Le Droit - Canada - French

FDR established 100 days as the deadline in order to adopt an avalanche of new initiatives tied to the New Deal. The truth of the New Deal is that he didn’t come through with the anticipated results.

The Lost Bearings

May 2, 2009 // La Presse - Canada - French

After the memos issued? by the American Department of Justice that approved of the enhanced questioning methods used against the CIA inmates, a report from the Senatorial Commission of the Armed Forces published on Wednesday is once more causing a feeling of disgust. The report goes over the origins of those methods [Read more]

Obama’s 100 Days

April 30, 2009 // La Presse - Canada - French

Three months after his coming to power, Barack Obama is enormously popular with Americans. At a time when people have more confidence in the government than in big business, the president seems to give new life to the country, which has now been mired in economic crisis for a year and a half. However, as our [Read more]
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