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Mad Obama Off The Leash

December 26, 2014 // Gazeta Wyborcza - Poland - Polish

Loser, lame duck, figurehead at the White House – that is what Barack Obama has been called at Fox News after the November elections, in which Republicans gained the majority in both houses of Congress. The right-wing columnists were outshouting each other in their prognosis that the president would not achieve [Read more]

Obama and Immigration Reform: A Radical Change

December 8, 2014 // Panorama - Italy - Italian

Reform by decree: 5 million undocumented immigrants will be given legal status and will be shielded from deportation, while the Republicans aimlessly consider their counterattacks. Barack Obama is no longer beating around the bush. He will enact immigration reform and will do so by decree, signing an executive order [Read more]

Obama Risks It All

December 4, 2014 // Gazeta Wyborcza - Poland - Polish

The U.S. president issued an order that will protect millions of immigrants from deportation and give them the right to work. Republicans are threatening to put him in jail for this.

Stay of Deportation for 5 Million Illegal Immigrants

December 1, 2014 // Die Welt - Germany - German

The U.S. president, Barack Obama, is overhauling immigration law. Young foreigners and many parents, who are living in the country illegally but whose children have U.S. passports, will benefit from his decree. On Thursday evening, Barack Obama showed once again that he has a gift for oration, when he announced his [Read more]

A Small Step: Obama’s Migration Measures

November 29, 2014 // Juventud Rebelde - Cuba - Spanish

It is just one step, but is said to benefit four or five million immigrants. It is executive action taken by Barack Obama on his presidential prerogative, forced by the insistent Republican refusal to pass a reform that has slept in the Capitol’s drawers in Washington. The measures avoid deportation for this [Read more]

Obama, the Dictator

November 28, 2014 // Excélsior - Mexico - Spanish

Americans, and Republicans in particular, are furious with Barack Obama. They are calling him a dictator because of the announcement on immigration he made Thursday, Nov. 21, an announcement by which he managed to change the situation of about five million undocumented immigrants in the U.S. with only his signature. [Read more]

Lull in TPP Negotiations

November 28, 2014 // Miyanichi Press - Japan - Japanese

<b>Now Is the Time To Share Our Opinions with the Government</b> An assembly among the heads of negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which consists of 12 countries, including Japan and America, was held in Beijing, China. Though Japan and America concentrated on the negotiations, they were unable to reach [Read more]

Obama’s Dead End

November 27, 2014 // El Pais - Colombia - Spanish

President Barack Obama announced yesterday that he will use his executive powers to advance reforms in the United States’ immigration policy. Just as this issue initially created high expectations, it is also likely to produce a new conflict between Democrats and Republicans that could bring about another [Read more]
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