White House Starts New Public Awareness Drive To Prevent Sexual Attacks On Campus

White House Starts New Public Awareness Drive To Prevent Sexual Attacks On Campus

Find out how the White House is getting serious about stopping assault. ...

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Obama Open To More Conversations With Iran’s Rouhani, Official Says

Obama Open To More Conversations With Iran’s Rouhani, Official Says

By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama would be open to a repeat of last year's historic conversation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ...

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ISIS Forces Obama Toward Foreign-Policy Fantasies

ISIS Forces Obama Toward Foreign-Policy Fantasies

Maybe next time, they’ll award the Nobel Peace Prize at the end of a politician’s tenure rather than the beginning. There was always something mildly farcical about the Swedish co ...

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American Amnesia: Why The GOP Leads On National Security

American Amnesia: Why The GOP Leads On National Security

If the latest polls are accurate, most voters believe that Republican politicians deserve greater trust on matters of national security. At a moment when Americans feel threatened ...

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Return Of Troops To Iraq Is Genuine Failure Of Leadership

Return Of Troops To Iraq Is Genuine Failure Of Leadership

You have to give the bloodthirsty jihadists of the Islamic State (also known as ISIL or ISIS) credit: They may be savages, but they know us well. They used well-produced, high-qua ...

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Big Business Should Be Saying Thanks To Obama

Big Business Should Be Saying Thanks To Obama

By Michael Hiltzik, Los Angeles Times It was widely noticed two weeks ago that the Standard & Poor's 500 index, the most important stock market indicator, had hit a milestone ...

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Obama On 13th Anniversary Of 9/11: ‘America Stands Tall’

Obama On 13th Anniversary Of 9/11: ‘America Stands Tall’

By Anita Kumar, McClatchy Washington Bureau President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden marked the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror ...

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Five Potential Pitfalls In Obama’s Plan To Combat The Islamic State

Five Potential Pitfalls In Obama’s Plan To Combat The Islamic State

By Hannah Allam, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama sounded confident about his multi-pronged strategy to defeat the Islamic State. He said the Unite ...

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ISIS: Republican Reaction To Obama Speech Reveals Much — About Them

ISIS: Republican Reaction To Obama Speech Reveals Much — About Them

Within minutes after President Obama concluded his strong and sensible address explaining how he intends to destroy ISIS, the so-called Islamic State terrorist organization, Repub ...

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The Importance Of Ignoring Dick Cheney

The Importance Of Ignoring Dick Cheney

President Obama has taken to heart at least two hard-won lessons from nearly six years in office: Don't treat September 11 like any other day, and don't entrust your fate to Congr ...

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