28763Thanksgiving or April Fool? Obama sees the light a la Kennedy?
- Nov 28, 2013Thanksgiving or April Fool?
clip If readers want to see this dark line of thinking as this writer’s having been suckered into believing that Obama is becoming what his grossly premature Nobel Peace Prize implied he was -- a genuine opponent of war -- go ahead. The truth is that I remain very skeptical on this point. It would take a lot more action on his part for me to say that.After all, under Obama’s leadership the US military and the CIA are still launching drone attacks in countries like Yemen and Pakistan, the State Department is in the process of imposing a deal on Kabul allowing the US to continue to continue posting 15,000 US troops in Afghanistan for another decade, American soldiers are actively engaged in a secret war in Colombia, the CIA is seeking to subvert elected governments in Venezuela, Bolivia and other Latin American nations, the US Navy is being beefed up in the western Pacific to confront an increasingly assertive China, a...What if Our Premature Nobel Laureate President is Having a ‘63-Style Kennedy Moment?nationofchange.orgI’m going to engage here in a thought experiment which may make some readers a little queasy, but bear with me. It’s been half a century since the