Make America Debate Again: The Qualifying Round

September 29, 2016

In the first presidential debate, candidates failed to provide clues about possible political responses to any of the real questions about America’s future in the world. Judging from the results of the first “Super Bowl of presidential debates” it would appear that the following three...

Obama, Romney, and the Foreign Policy Debate

October 25, 2012

In their final debate before the elections, Mitt Romney and Barack Obama subscribed to double standards. Perhaps the most disturbing aspect of the third and final presidential debate of the 2012 campaign was the similarity between the two candidates on many basic foreign policy issues. Part of...

Infographic: The Obama Effect

October 22, 2012

The third US presidential debate took place last night, the 22nd of October, on the topic of foreign policy. Over the course of the campaign, the Romney camp has argued that unrest in the Middle East reflects the ‘unraveling of the Obama doctrine,’ while President Obama and his...