Tags » Barack Obama

This is what the next generation of high-speed rail in America looks like

The Obama administration’s dream of a national high-speed rail network has floundered. However that hasn’t stopped it from making a big investment in the US’s only operating high-speed route. 243 more words

Vladimir Putin Explains How President Obama Created ISIS (VIDEO)

Russia President, Vladimir Putin, explains in great detail of how the United States President Barack Obama, along with the Obama administration, has created the terrorist group called ISIS. 54 more words

Terrorism

Voting For The Lesser Of Two “Evils”

The 2016 Presidential Election could turn into the election of someone voters  simply dislike less that the opponent. According to political commentators, Mark Shields and David Brooks, if Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump continue their name calling, particularly claiming the other is unfit to be President, whomever wins will receive no mandate from the voters to do anything. 613 more words

Politics

The Geopolitical Therapist

Terrorism is a real threat, but it’s not an existential threat to the existence of the democratic country of the United States of America. Terrorism can cause real problems. 30 more words

Diplomacy

The Strategic Costs Of Torture

It has been more than seven years since U.S. President Barack Obama issued Executive Order 13491, banning the U.S. government’s use of torture. Obama’s directive was a powerful rebuke to the Bush administration, which had, in the years after the 9/11 attacks, authorized the CIA and the U.S. 15 more words

Foreign Policy

So When Is It OK For Politicians To Lie?

I must be getting old. I think back to presidents of both parties and I can’t really remember them lying all that much to the American people, and when they did, like Nixon in Watergate, they got hung for it. 607 more words