Barack Obama, who sold himself as the man outside the system, has gone back to playing it safe and has chosen his Senate colleague Joseph Biden as candidate for the vice presidency. It is a decision that makes all the experts and political consultants of Washington happy. But it seems more than questionable that it [Read more]
Barack Obama's campaign has started focusing on the Georgian crisis in the worst way possible. When the Russians attacked Georgia- and South Ossetia is Georgia- McCain hurried to show his support for the Caucasus country assaulted by Moscow. Obama's campaign postponed a bit before reacting. If it was thinking over its [Read more]
Obamas Moment of Truth
The vacation is over. The difficult test of Rick Warren, the conservative pastor who on Saturday hosted the two presidential candidates in his California church, demonstrated something thats becoming the norm in this campaign: it is Barack Obama who has to offer better proof of his [Read more]
Afghanistan is a country with a tribal structure. In the war of 2001, the Pashtun tribes allied with the Taliban without thinking twice. There were neither desertions nor crises of conscience. And then there were tribes that refused to bear arms in exchange for a certain quantity of money. A tribal country… [Read more]
ARTICLE: PEKING 2008- THE GREAT POWER
The American Fort
The American team invests 2 million euros on renting a university
Pepo Clavet, who is Tommy Robredo’s trainer, lives in an apartment more than an hour away from the Olympic Village; he has been without a hot water supply during the day and he has had to [Read more]
Obama enchanted the Europeans. His trip to Berlin was spectacular. If the Europeans voted in the American elections, Obama would win by an immense majority. But after his departure, the debate began. What did he really say? Hollow phrases splendidly structured and very well spoken in his powerful baritone voice. [Read more]
We are faced with a new class war, but it is not like the one between proletarians and bourgeoisie described by Marx and Engels. Now it is between the middle classes of developing countries, and the middle classes of already developed countries, who have a bigger share of the global pie.
The Hague publishes the initial allegations of the ex Serbian-Bosnian leader that the Judge did not permit him to read yesterday in his first appearance.
Yesterday he intended to recite it before Judge Alphons Orie in his first appearance before the International Criminal Court for the former Yugoslavia but the Judge [Read more]
The facts ... demonstrate Bush’s inability to influence in a tough moment of the campaign.
...one can't deny the irony of Arnold's being the first governor to make 'trans' fats illegal considering the fact that he came to his position thanks to the consumption of another illegal substance - anabolic steroids.