Topic: Ronald Reagan
For Obama, forceful diplomacy with like-minded allies must be the immediate course against the Iranian regime. But democracy lies in the hands of the Iranian people.
01/21/2010 11:11 am
Activist and academic Raj Patel offers a stinging indictment of capitalism.
01/21/2010 05:05 am
Less ideological than Bush, Barack Obama pursues a more traditional approach to foreign affairs, marked by a narrower definition of US interests.
01/14/2010 01:13 pm
Americans are split on whether Barack Obama’s first year as president has been a success, a new national poll finds.
01/13/2010 11:57 am
US Mideast Envoy George Mitchell hinted over the weekend that the US could withhold loan guarantees from Israel to pressure the Jewish state back to peace talks with Palestinians. Aid has been used to try to change Israel's behavior in the past, with mixed results.
01/11/2010 02:13 pm
Paul Watson and the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society say the high-tech speed boat was deliberately rammed by a security vessel working for the Japanese whaling fleet. The Japanese say the Ady Gil steered into them. Videos of the collision support both sides. Australia and New Zealand promise to investigate.
01/07/2010 04:23 pm
A collision Tuesday with a Japanese whalers destroyed a $2 million high-tech speedboat operated by Paul Watson and his anti-whaling outfit, the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. It was probably the costliest collision yet for the group. But Watson has a long roster of mishaps at sea.
01/06/2010 04:37 pm
Historic deficits and a gridlocked legislature won't stop California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger from trying to salvage his legacy in his last year in office. The governor is expected to lay out an ambitious agenda for 2010 in his State of the State address Wednesday.
01/05/2010 08:22 pm
Five modern US chief executives played football in college. Which president ranks as the greatest football player?
01/04/2010 11:56 am
With a new board, government broadcasters like Voice of America could thrive again.
01/04/2010 09:03 am