Category Archives: Continuity

I’m ok, you’re ok (with government kidnapping)

When it comes to violations of human rights and international law, I find the Obama administration’s Predator drone attacks inside of Pakistan — which have killed at least 22 people, including children — to be graver and much more troubling … Continue reading

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The gift that keeps on giving

From choosing liberal hawk Joe Biden to be his running mate, to the selection of pro-war creep Rahm Emanuel as his chief of staff, Barack Obama — despite his often repeated calls for some sort of vague “change” — has sided … Continue reading

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The foreign policy consensus

Former Indian foreign secretary Kanwal Sibal — seemingly channeling this blog — throws water on the idea that Barack Obama’s presidency will mark a significant change in how the United States deals with the rest of the world: Because of … Continue reading

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