Obama’s Second Chance on the Home Front

January 20, 2013

As Obama prepares for another four years in the White House, questions arise as to which issues will define the president’s domestic agenda during his second term in office. Since his first electoral victory in 2009, die-hard Obama supporters have become a rare breed in the US. Barack Obama...

Obama in the Middle East: An Opportunity?

January 19, 2013

Obama's reelection provides the president with an opportunity to adapt to the changed environment in the Middle East and North Africa. On November 6, 2012, Barack Obama was reelected for a second term as President of the United States of America. Congress remains divided with Democrats...

Obama: The Second Coming

January 19, 2013

Obama’s second term will be eventful: another financial crisis might occur, Reaganism could die and America will be more assertive abroad. In the words of Justice Scalia, the American government was designed for obstruction. Fleeing authoritarian governments, Americans brought to life...

Obama’s Second Term

January 18, 2013

Obama's promised domestic focus in his second term may coincide with a cautionary approach to foreign policy. Background Washington DC is buzzing in anticipation for the Presidential Inauguration: signs adorn the Metro, and the National Mall have already been sectioned off in preparation for...