Something profoundly sullen has risen to the surface over the course of Obama’s two terms in office.
Far from offering a farewell speech before Congress, with a self-indulgent recount of his achievements, the president talked about the great challenges of the United States.
The U.S. is one of only two countries in the world that does not offer any form of paid maternity leave. The other is Papua New Guinea.
For Washington, the TPP has ... become the only concrete proof of its repositioning in the region.
A Biden who is weighing whether or not to run five months after Hillary Clinton ... began her campaign does not seem to be that committed.
<i>Francis remained faithful to his previous message while visiting the United States without mentioning the issue trifecta of contraception, abortion and gay marriage. However, the pope rejects Obama's progressive social policy.</i>
America's presidential primary campaign is a perverse contest of outdoing one [Read more]
Hillary Clinton keeps asking me for money. In fact, I am beginning to think that it is her only interest in me.
There have been few winks, cynical statements or bold announcements about who will be Obama's successor. Democrats have a clear outlook. This is even more evident in light of the White House's most recent actions and announcements. They are having a good streak, augmented by the beginning of Hillary Clinton's [Read more]