Barack Obama

Obama faces mutiny, led by Clinton and Biden

Thu 30 Jul, AT 15:09 Alexander Cockburn

The new President has squandered his one chance to bring real change to foreign policy making the US’s strategy just as hawkish as it was under Bush

Joe Biden and Barack Obama

What will Joe Biden say next?

Fri 10 Jul, AT 18:24 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn on why Barack Obama’s gaffe-prone vice-president just can’t keep his mouth closed

Afghanistan will prove to be Obama’s Vietnam

Fri 3 Apr, AT 17:05 Alexander Cockburn

The President is committing the US to intervention in Afghanistan that recalls JFK’s attempts to expel communism from Vietnam

Barack Obama loses his base with rightward drift

Thu 4 Dec, AT 08:57 Alexander Cockburn

Picks for his White House team have disappointed activists who invested so many hopes in the president-elect

Would President McCain survive a full-term?

Thu 23 Oct, AT 01:00 Alexander Cockburn

His chances of surviving four years in office are not as strong as his aides would have us believe

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