President Obama

P.J. O’Rourke interview: ‘Telling jokes and lying about politicians – what’s the difference?’

23 May 2014 10:04

P.J. O’Rourke’s chickens are giving him trouble. ‘Two of them aren’t laying eggs right now,’ he explains. But he doesn’t…

Obama and Cameron give a joint press conference this afternoon. Picture: Getty

Why the US is striking Syria

31 August 2013 18:15

The US strikes against Syria haven’t started yet. President Obama’s Rose Garden statement and the fact Congressional leaders are being…

Obama saying ‘never again’ won’t stop dictators

21 August 2013 14:41

When he was still a Presidential candidate in 2008, Barack Obama evoked memories of Presidents John F. Kennedy and Ronald…

What can Obama do about Syria?

26 April 2013 15:46

Even John Kerry is now confirming what was already long suspected: that Bashar al-Assad has used chemical weapons against his…