The divinization of politics (and, extensively, of those who do it) is one of the greatest shams of the modern era.
At the moment, the greatest mistake we could make would be to say, just as in September 2001, We are all Americans!
Today, America, which has shed its unyielding coat of one-sided policies, along with Europe now economically mature - have a historical mission:
Barack Obama, hailed at the start of the election campaign as the 'New Kennedy', has crossed the finish line as the 'Black Roosevelt', the man who can save America from collapsing with a new New Deal'. On this warm November night in Chicago, Obama supporters stared with growing excitement at results on giant TV [Read more]
The post of Chief of Cabinet divides the Democrats
It is still 72 hours until Election Day but Barack Obamas team is already underway in the first duel over the balance of power within the new, potential, democratic administration. At the center of the irons arm, is the appointment for Chief of Cabinet of the [Read more]
NEW YORK Suddenly an event happened exactly two weeks from the historical presidential elections on Nov. 4. Yesterday night, the democratic candidate, Barack Obama, announced that he will stop his election campaign for two days to go to Hawaii to visit his maternal grandmother, Madelyn Dunham, a gravely sick woman. [Read more]
Barack Obama keeps on gaining consent from his right wing. After the ex-Secretary of State Colin Powell, now its time for Ken Adelman, the hawk-eyed neocon who had foreseen a cakewalk for American Marines in Iraq, to rally with the Democratic candidate. Rumsfeld ex-adviser and Wolfowitz friend, Adelman became a [Read more]
After the third and last debate between McCain and Obama, it is worth drawing some conclusions about this type of confrontation. The dramatic financial crisis did not obscure the importance of the American Presidential race. This race has reached a decisive phase in which the candidates positions are interlocked with [Read more]
BRUSSELS - The U.S. financial crisis has begun to infect even Europe, where governments have been forced into a series of bank rescue plans. The panic has overwhelmed the stock exchanges; even Milan, which has not been very well convinced of the U.S. rescue plan, has shown a fall of more than 4 percent for Italy. Mario [Read more]