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Obama Europe Trip

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Obama Makes Rare Mention Of Tiananmen On 25th Anniversary | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In Castle Square in Warsaw, Poland, President Barack Obama eloquently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the dawn of modern democracy in...

Poll Has Good News For Obama

CNN | Posted 07.30.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's performance on national security and international affairs and his image as a strong leader appear to be behind his rising ap...

WATCH: Crowd Goes Wild As Obama Suffers Car Trouble In Dublin

Posted 07.23.2011 | World

President Obama's stop in Ireland hit a snag when his armored car got stuck on a ramp leaving the U.S. Embassy in Dublin. Cheers erupted as the ca...

Obama Heading To Europe

Posted 07.22.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Weaving together strands of pomp, policy and summitry, President Barack Obama's weeklong European tour is all about tending to old ...

Why Europe Feels Rejected By Obama

New York Times | JOHN VINOCUR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Why would an American president not come to a celebration marking the fall of the Berlin Wall, and with it, the triumphant end of the Cold War -- one ...

The Success of One Day in June

Denise Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denise Dennis

President Obama placed his role in the memorial celebration of the 65th Anniversary of D-Day in its proper perspective, noting that he was not the first and would not be the last president to honor the historic events of June 6, 1944.

Thanks, President Obama for Remembering D-Day: From the Granddaughter of a D-Day + 4 soldier

Danielle Cavallucci | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danielle Cavallucci

Remembering our history gives us strength. It gives us the opportunity to rise above the pettiness of individual desire, and to strive for something greater.

Obama At Buchenwald: 'No Patience' For Holocaust Denial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WEIMAR, Germany (AP) - President Barack Obama toured a World War II concentration camp Friday after prodding the international community to redouble e...

Elie Wiesel in Buchenwald: The Moral Challenge to Learn, and Act

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rachel Sklar

Today, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel joined Barack Obama at Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany's worst concentration camps, but he worried that "the world hasn't learned" from the tragedy.

Obama Overseas Trip Behind The Scenes Photos (SLIDESHOW)

White House | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's first major trip overseas has been over for almost a week, but some of the best photos from the eight day extravaganza came out toda...

Obama in Europe: Systems Theory and U.S. Foreign Policy

Charles J. Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Charles J. Brown

Back in the 1960s, MIT's Sloan School of Management developed something called the "beer game," which -- much to the dismay of MIT students -- did not...

Obama Extends a Hand of Friendship to Islam

Kamran Pasha | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kamran Pasha

As I listened to Obama's speech, I heard one word repeated countless times. Respect. It is a word that Muslims have craved to hear from American leaders.

Obama in Istanbul: Test for the West

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nathan Gardels

The new Obama administration has assigned such pivotal importance to Turkey because it is the great experiment in the world today of both non-Western and post-secular modernity.

Obama Muzzling Press Corps? Asks NY Times

NY Times | Helene Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Is President Obama trying to muzzle his press corps? The standard form during "joint press availabilities" -- bureaucratic lingo for press conferen...

A Troubled World Awaits President Obama

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

Obama's honeymoon will be brief. He faces the extraordinary challenge of dealing with a nation that has plunged into bankruptcy and exported financial crises around the globe.

World Watching, And Has An Opinion

Paula B. Mays | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Paula B. Mays

I cannot think of one Spanish person I knew, including the local cab drivers, who didn't have an opinion on this election.

McCain's Last Issue

Bob Burnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

The presumptive Democratic nominee's world tour etablished that Obama has the gravitas to become President of the United States and neutralized McCain's national security credentials.

Obama's Foreign Trip: Yes, He Should

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Ridley

The Right can't have it both ways on this one; they can't hector Obama about not traveling the world, then carp when he does. They certainly can't refer to a politician's travels as being political. That label is as obvious as it is inaccurate.

Obama: Stay Home and Focus on the Struggling U.S. Economy: Europe Will Always Be There

Robert Guttman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Guttman

Obama's trip to Europe at this time seems inappropriate. Right now people in the U.S. are afraid every day about the next economic disaster that may hit us.

Obama Mulling Major Speech In Berlin During Europe Trip

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A German friend passed along the news Saturday that local sources in Berlin are confirming that the Obama campaign was in contact with city authoritie...