Tag Archives: Obama

California College Libertarians: A Response to Obama’s ISIL Strategy

CA College LibertariansHere’s an op-ed written by California College Libertarians, a group established in California this year.

Do we even need an introduction? Let’s just get to the point.

My fellow Americans, tonight I want to speak to you about what the United States will do with our friends and allies to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL.… Read more ...

LP.org blog: LP Monday Message: World War II Memorial poll

From LP.org

Posted on October 7, 2013
Dear Friend of Liberty,

Which option most closely matches your feeling about the closing of the WWII Memorial during the so-called government shutdown?There’s been lots of news coverage, political posturing, and heated debate over the president’s closing and barricading of the World War II Memorial during the government so-called “shutdown.” Many people, including WWII Veterans, have crossed the barricades in defiance.… Read more ...

David Swanson: Top 45 lies and omissions from Obama’s UN address

September 25, 2013
David Swanson, Secretary of Peace

1. President Obama’s opening lines at the U.N. on Tuesday looked down on people who would think to settle disputes with war. Obama was disingenuously avoiding the fact that earlier this month he sought to drop missiles into a country to “send a message” but was blocked by the U.S.

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Green Shadow Cabinet: President Obama: Now’s the time to embrace diplomacy with Iran

September 23, 2013

Leah Bolger, Secretary of Defense, Foreign Affairs Branch

Three months ago we wrote that the election of Hassan Rouhani as the President of Iran presented a golden opportunity for improved relations between Iran and the United States. We noted his moderate positions, experience in nuclear negotiations, and public promise to release political prisoners.

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Pat LaMarche: Buy President Obama a History Book

Pat LaMarche

September 17 | Posted by admin | Middle Easton Obama Tags: 

Common Dreams
by Pat LaMarche

“My fellow Americans, for nearly seven decades, the United States has been the anchor of global security. This has meant doing more than forging international agreements — it has meant enforcing them.

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Darrell Castle analyzes deal between U.S. and Russia on Syrian chemical weapons

ONLY A SUPPORTING ROLE:

September 18, 2013 -Darrell Castle talks about the deal between Russia and the United States to destroy Syria’s chemical weapons. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential candidate.

https://soundcloud.com/castle-report/only-a-supporting-role

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Darrell Castle: Who Will Chair the Fed?

WHO WILL CHAIR THE FED?

Darrell Castle talks about President Obama’s several choices to replace Ben Bernanke as Chairman of the Federal Reserve. Castle was the Constitution Party’s  2008 vice-presidential candidate and he is considering seeking the party’s presidential nomination in 2016.

https://soundcloud.com/castle-report/who-will-chair-the-fed

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Harvey Wasserman: A win for people, peace and planet in Syria

September 16, 2013

Harvey Wasserman, Secretary of Energy

The United States is not bombing Syria.

Let’s savor that again: for the moment at least, the United States is not bombing Syria. That alone qualifies as an unprecedented victory for the SuperPower of Peace – the global movement to end war, win social justice and salvage our ecological survival.

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Green Party: Obama’s pause in drive to attack Syria is good news, but anti-war pressure must continue

 

  • Green Party: Obama’s pause in drive to attack Syria is good news, but anti-war pressure must continue
  • 2013-09-11 00:00:00
  • Washington, DC
  • GREEN PARTY OF THE UNITED STATES
    http://www.gp.orgFor Immediate Release:
    Wednesday, September 11, 2013Contacts:
    Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
    Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

    Green Party Speakers Bureau: Green leaders available to speak on foreign policy:http://www.gp.org/speakers/speakers-foreign-policy.php

    WASHINGTON, DC — Green Party leaders said that President Obama’s decision for a temporary pause in the rush to win congressional authorization and launch an air strike against Syria was good news and a monumental achievement by the American people.

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Darrell Castle analyzes President Obama’s speech on Syria

THE DOMINOES ARE FALLING…AGAIN:

September 11, 2013 – Darrell Castle talks about President Obama’s speech given last night regarding Syria. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential candidate. There is a currently a movement among CP activists to draft Castle for the party’s presidential nomination in 2016.

https://soundcloud.com/castle-report/the-dominoes-are-falling-again

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Green Shadow Cabinet: Syria Alert: Pledge Peace to Congress

September 5, 2013

Green Shadow Cabinet of the United States

Take action today to urge Congress to vote against authorizing a military attack on Syria. Make members of Congress understand that if they vote to authorize an attack on Syria, their vote would not only be wrong, it would also have political consequences.

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Kevin Zeese: Obama should seek legal prosecution, not illegal war

Kevin Zeese
September 4, 2013
Kevin Zeese, Attorney General

The most effective deterrent against the use of chemical weapons is not the mass bombing of Syria, an action that would be illegal under international law and counterproductive, but to use the international legal system that has been built since World War I and take legal action under the Chemical Weapons Convention.Members of the Security Council should immediately pass a resolution referring the issue of the use of chemical weapons in Syria to the International Criminal Court.  

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