Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Obama: From anti-war law professor to warmonger in 100 days

Tue 19 May, AT 16:11
Alexander Cockburn

It didn't take long for President Barack Obama to swing behind targeted assassinations and bombing raids, says Alexander Cockburn

Ku Klux Klan

Goodbye to our Freedom to Hate

Thu 14 May, AT 14:46
Alexander Cockburn

The Hate Crime Act will criminalise free speech, warns Alexander Cockburn

Barack Obama

Obama brings house down at Correspondents’ dinner

Mon 11 May, AT 12:49

Barack Obama’s self-effacing jokes go down well with a tame audience of celebrities and journalists

Senator Arlen Specter

Republicans in disarray after Arlen Specter’s defection

Fri 1 May, AT 08:42
Alexander Cockburn

But picking a battle over Barack Obama’s upcoming nominations for the Supreme Court could provide a road out of the wilderness