Category Barack Obama

Hoping for No Change? — WhoWhatWhy

by Ted Rall Barack Obama, who won the 2008 presidential election on a “hope and change” platform, has apparently cooled on the idea of Democrats standing for bold action to address the country’s problems. In what was viewed as a rebuke of the progressive wing of his party, Obama warned that voters don’t want to […]

Obama’s legacy must be repudiated

Obama Condemns “Call Out Culture” Despite Being Its Biggest Beneficiary Danny Haiphong Obama’s cynical analysis of youth activism was yet another dog whistle to the wealthiest and most conservative sections of white America. Hillary Clinton is not the only servant for the lords of capital in the Democratic Party that won’t go away. Former president […]

A History of the 21st Century — PaulCraigRoberts.org

Paul Craig Roberts. In the 1990s with the Soviet Union collapsed as a result of the communist hardliners’ arrest of Soviet President Gorbachev and Yeltsin serving as Washington’s puppet while Americans and Israelis looted Russia, the neoconservatives called for Washington to overthrow Middle Eastern governments. The neocon scenario for remaking the Middle East was set […]

Trump accuses Obama of treason — Undernews

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7614563/Donald-Trump-accuses-Barack-Obama-TREASON-2016-campaign-spying.html via Trump accuses Obama of treason — Undernews  

The Obama administration’s Original Sin

Let Us Not Forget Letting Bush-Cheney era war criminals, and Bush and Cheney themselves, off scot-free was the Obama administration’s Original Sin; it is what allowed Obama and his crew to carry on along the lines Bush and Cheney pioneered. Trump’s End Days

5 Stories the Media Ignored While Dividing the Country With Greta Thunberg — The Free Thought Project

As the media and political circus tore the world in half with their coverage of Greta Thunberg, major revelations were passed over by mainstream media. […] … I would be remiss if I failed to point out the irony of the Obama/Thunberg meeting. Sorry. Barack Obama advocated for, approved, and oversaw eight wars in various different countries […]

Drop the Term “Austerity” – It’s the Race to the Bottom

Glen Ford […] “Americans are led to believe that the endless austerity regime is about reducing government deficits — a patent absurdity.” Barack Obama attempted to forge a Grand Austerity Bargain with Republicans, offering to cut more in social spending than the GOP had asked for and appointing his own right-wing Democrat-led Deficit Commission to […]