The problem with Barack Obama is thus the limit of his imagination, for the hope he has managed to generate in young and progressive Americans of all colours and creeds has now far surpassed his own limited courage.
If only U.S. President George W. Bush had mistaken the Middle East for Africa we might all be a lot happier and more secure.
Each time an American elections starts, the Arabic political mind raises the same question: Which is better? –The Democratic Party or the Republican? And which will support more or less the interests of the region?... However, a careful examination suggests that there are no radical differences between the positions [Read more]
According to the ethical standards that are associated with the position of executive, especially, the head of the one superpower, promises should be credible and honest and actions should be biased toward justice and international legitimacy. If these qualities are the duty of all presidents, they are surely the duty [Read more]