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Pink Floyds Roger Waters Launches Campaign to Close Guantanamo   video
World  (tags: Roger Waters, Pink Floyd, Campaign to Close Guantanamo, President Obama )

- 144 days ago -
Seven years since President Obama signed an executive order calling for the closure of Guant�¡namo Bay within one year. But Guant�¡namo remains open, and now Obama only has one year left to fulfill his pledge.
An Idiots Guide to Why They Hate Us
World  (tags: Middle East, Imperialistic, bombs, drone war, Jihadism, US Terrorism, George W. Bush, President Obama, Donald Trump, Noam Chomsky, Paris, San Bernardino )

- 182 days ago -
It takes prodigious effort to maintain an air of innocence about San Bernardino and Paris, because no one who claims to be informed can plead ignorance of the long history of U.S. and Western imperialism in the Muslim world.
Alaskan Peak Will Again Be Called Denali
World  (tags: Danali, park, mountain, Mt Mckinley, President Obama, Alaska, Native American )

- 300 days ago -
Denalis name has long been seen as one such slight, regarded as an example of cultural imperialism in which a Native American name with historical roots was replaced by an American one having little to do with the place.
No More Drone Strikes - Petition
World  (tags: Collateral Damage, drones, Pakistan-Afghanistan, President Obama, Bureau Investigative Journalism )

- 502 days ago -
The U.S. has conducted over 400 drone strikes on Pakistan and the Bureau of Investigative Journalism has now found that fewer than 12% of people killed have been identified by available records as militants. We make more enemies with this tactic.
America's New War in Iraq Quietly Escalating Without Congress
World  (tags: Rachel Maddow, Iraqi, Yazidis, ISIS, Congress, President Obama, military, constitutional autopilot, boots on the ground )

- 683 days ago -
Rachel Maddow reports on progress toward the goal of deterring ISIS and aiding Iraqi Yazidis as the U.S. military presence in Iraq grows and Congress shows no sign of asserting itself, leaving the process on "constitutional autopilot."
Israel-Gaza Conflict: Doctor Mads Gilbert Evokes Conditions in a Gaza Hospital
World  (tags: Dr. Mads Gilbert, Gaza Hospital, Israel Gaza Conflict, slaughter, Palestine, President Obama )

- 693 days ago -
Mr Obama do you have a heart? I invite you, spend one night, with us in Shifa. I am convinced, 100 per cent, it would change history. Nobody with a heart and power could ever walk away from a night in Shifa without being determined to end the slaughter.
Bangladesh: Hindus and Buddhists Asks USA to Protect Them Against Genocide
World  (tags: Islamic terrorism against Hindus, Buddhists, Bangladesh, President Obama )

- 1145 days ago -
"This is why the need help: Bangladesh: Muslims vow to cleanse country from non-Muslims"
Record Levels of Violence in Afghanistan Do Not Equal Progress
World  (tags: Afghanistan, beautiful land torn by war, increasing violence, increasing death, progress?, U.S. occupation, Afghan War, President Obama, record levels of violence )

- 2018 days ago -
While President Obama plans to tell the country today that we are on the right track in Afghanistan, the truth is that there is more violence and death here than at any point since the US invasion.
Tibetans Celebrate Dalai Lama Meeting With President Obama Despite Crackdown
World  (tags: Dalai Lama, President Obama, Tibet, China, crackdown )

Sally Ann
- 2318 days ago -
In villages and towns in the area, Tibetan families were praying and burning tsampa (roasted barley flour), a traditional offering.
Obama Tells Burma to Free Suu Kyi [Video]
World  (tags: Aung San Suu Kyi, President Obama, asia, ethics, humanrights )

- 2414 days ago -
U.S. President Barack Obama has urged the military rulers of Burma to release pro-democracy leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi.
Obama 'White Power in Black Face'
World  (tags: Obama, President Obama, Barack Obama, President Barack Obama, u.s., usa, troops, war, military, dishonesty, corruption, lies, propaganda, oppression, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, Africom, Iraq, Afghanistan, Cuba, Venezuela, demonstration, protest )

- 2422 days ago -
Decrying Obama as "white power in black face", 100s of Black Americans marched on the White House on Saturday to protest Obama's policies, and to demand he bring US troops home, scrap the USA's Africom, and end U.S. aggression against Cuba & Venezuela.
Obama, Aides Debate Options for Afghanistan
World  (tags: US, Afghanistan, President Obama, presidential advisers, strategy for Afghanistan, al Qaeda, Taliban, Army General Stanley McChrystal, 40, 000 military surge, VP Joe Biden, no reduction in troops )

- 2447 days ago -
Obama held three hours of talks with top advisers on a new strategy for Afghanistan on Wednesday, with some aides emphasizing that the main threat to U.S. interests is al Qaeda, not the Taliban.
Obama on 9/11: 'No Words Can Ease the Ache of Your Hearts'
World  (tags: President Obama, 9/11, Pentagon, families, survivors.laid wreath )

- 2480 days ago -
NEW YORK (CNN) -- President Obama spoke at the Pentagon on Friday to those who lost loved ones on September 11, 2001, telling them no words would heal their pain yet calling for a renewed resolve against the ones who attacked the country eight years ago.
All Living Presidents to Attend Kennedy's Funeral
World  (tags: Senator Edward Kennedy, Teddy, Funeral, invitation, Presidents, worldwide, President Obama, eulogy )

- 2496 days ago -
By Edward Mason An invitation-only funeral for U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy is expected to draw political dignitaries from across the globe - including a rare gathering of all four living former presidents ...President Obama will deliver the eulogy.

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