Tag Archives: obama

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Nation Building

    Jun 16, 14 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Some people point to the budding revolution apparently led by Al-Qaeda and conclude that Obama’s policy of pulling American troops out of the country has failed. My contention is that the failure of Obama’s policy is the final in a series of events based on a perspective destined for failure. Any insurgency in Iraq today […]

  • Even with Falling Popularity, President Obama is no George Bush

    Jun 15, 14 by Earl Ofari Hutchinson 8 Comments

    *If anyone had said five years ago that President Obama’s popularity rating would nosedive to the dreadful level of George W. Bush’s ratings the last years of his presidency, they’d be fitted for a strait-jacket. Obama’s popularity ratings at that point had soared past seventy percent and there was the firm consensus that his numbers […]

  • June 13th, 2014 – Black Hollywood Live’s This Week (Watch)

    Jun 14, 14 by Derrial Christon - Black Hollywood Live Leave a comment

    BHL: This Week — In this episode Black Hollywood Live hosts Derrial Christon, Courtney Stewart and Dj Jesse Janedy discuss news for the week of June 13th, 2014. Jesse opens up with The Whitney Biopic Cast, Essence Magazine Racist For Dropping The White Guy?, and Audra McDonald Breaks Tony Award Records. Courtney switches to talk […]

  • Obama to Issue Exec Order to Ease Burden of Ballooning Student Loan Debt; NAN Approves

    Jun 9, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Today President Barack Obama will issue an executive action aimed at making it easier for young people to avoid trouble repaying student loans, according to a White House official. The president will sign an order directing the secretary of education to ensure that more students who borrowed federal direct loans be allowed to cap their […]

  • The GOP Hit on Bergdahl is Yet Another Hit on President Obama

    Jun 6, 14 by Earl Ofari Hutchinson 1 Comment

    *The facts on President Obama’s Taliban prisoner exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl have by now been well worked over. But we’ll restate them one more time. President Bush freed hundreds of suspected terrorists from Guantanamo prison with no iron clad assurance that some, many, or most wouldn’t resume their alleged anti-American actions. Before Bush, President […]

  • Obama Accepts Shinseki Resignation

    May 30, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via NBC News) – Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned amid explosive charges of mismanagement, falsification of records and systemic problems at veterans health facilities. President Barack Obama announced that he accepted Shinseki’s resignation “with considerable regret” after meeting with him on Friday morning. Deputy VA Secretary Sloan Gibson will serve in the post […]