I like Obama. But we all have labeled him the “lighthouse of the free world,” and I’m sick and tired of that brand. Obama called! Quiet, please! Listen devotedly to his Gospel. I’m fine with him giving the OK to the new economic policy of the Spanish government, but if he really is fond of Zapatero, he should [Read more]
In Toronto, the results have not been very encouraging. There has been no sign of the urgently needed coordination of the economic policies of the 20 participants.
How sad it is that in an age such as ours, there are still some who can believe that murder can be at times gratuitous and at others selective, sometimes abominable and sometimes justifiable, by turns “good” or “bad.”
Who was going to tell the young José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, seated as the U.S. flag passed by in the military parade on Spain’s national day in Madrid in 2003, that one day he would be as happy as a little boy with new shoes to receive a call from the president of the United States! … And furthermore, to [Read more]
Obama and the IMF revive the debate on the rate of spending cuts and public stimulus spending.
The Obama effect, concerns about the recovery of the world economy and about economic adjustments in the European zone, intersected yesterday with the rigorous politics defended by the Managing Director of the International [Read more]
Warning to readers: this judge is a “loser.” This judge (Martin Feldman) should be cleaning the beaches and the pelicans of the Gulf of Mexico instead of issuing out “justice.” This judge has, or has had, interests in Transocean and Halliburton, which were the two “allies” of BP in the accidental leak, and [Read more]
The damage of the BP disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is being felt in all areas.
Barack Obama has emphasized that there will be a before and after for the energy future of the United States, to be marked by the disaster of the oil platform operated by BP in the Gulf of Mexico. In the two months since its collapse, [Read more]
The urgent call to the White House of Gen. Stanley McChrystal is the first high-level indication of the damage that the war is doing to the Obama administration.
Diego Rivera ought to be turning over in his grave. The principal of Miller Valley School in Prescott, Arizona, asked the artists of the school’s new “ecological” mural to lighten the skin of Mario.
Mario is one of the school’s Hispanic students who posed for the “Mural Mice” artists and adorns the mural [Read more]
Many observers think the American government's opinion about the Israeli attack against the Freedom Flotilla is too accommodating. Apparently its aim was, as they say, to save face with universal condemnation while, in fact, extending the usual wide protective shield once again: the sinner is absolved and the iron [Read more]