Category Archives: Joe Biden

Obama and McCain on Latin America

While I never got around to dissecting Barack Obama’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention (short take: a whole lot of talk about “change” and “hope”, with the same — albeit well-delivered — proposals for U.S. intervention around the … Continue reading

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Obama-Biden ’08: Imperialism with tact

As a general rule, whenever I happen to read a column by the New York Times’ David Brooks, I tend to find myself believing the exact opposite of whatever it is he is trying to tell me. After all, we … Continue reading

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