But the Gaza crisis should galvanize Obama, not deter him. He has seen, on the eve of his swearing-in tomorrow, the cost of leaving the Mideast to its own devices, given the chronic lack of leadership in the region.
The ones who thought that Barack Obama would change the world and, why not, walk on the waters, will be dumbfounded. All his nominations were done according to cautiousness, pragmatism and maturity.
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Barack Obama asked Americans to think big, and now his presidency depends on big action
George W. Bush, despite his fondest wishes, isn't going to do a Truman.
The United States is embarking on a new start, with a man who barely has a past, but, with a father from Kenya, a mother from Kansas and a law degree from Harvard, has a remarkable history.