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Obama Nobel Speech

On Reconciling Idealism, Harsher Realities and Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Speech

Mike Schwager | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mike Schwager

I've been thinking of President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize speech, delivered on December 10, 2009. I thought it was a great speech when I read it for the first time two years ago, and upon rereading it, my opinion hasn't changed.

Obama at Oslo - Figure 8s on Thin Ice

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Brenner

Trying to discern in Obama's address at Oslo the contours of a coherent foreign policy is likely to prove futile. For the elucidation of a strategic design was not the purpose. The aim was political.

Obama Nobel Peace Prize Speech: FULL TEXT

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Below is Obama's Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech, "A Just and Lasting Peace," as prepared for delivery. Scroll to the bottom for video. * * ...

Learning English from Obama

Jerry Weissman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jerry Weissman

Since Obama took office, there have been many articles in the Japanese press about how the Japanese are learning English from him.

Obama Nobel Speech VIDEO: "Surprised And Deeply Humbled"

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

** Read the full speech text below ** (AP) WASHINGTON -- A beaming President Barack Obama said Friday he was both honored and humbled to win the Nobe...

Arianna To John Podesta On Afghanistan: 'You Now Sound Like George Bush' (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

During ABC's "This Week" on Sunday, Arianna and Center for American Progress CEO John Podesta sparred over President Obama's escalation of the war in ...

In, Egypt, No Accolades for Obama's Nobel Peace Prize

GroundReport.com | GroundReport.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A big thank for the Nobel Committee - they have just made our day today. Perhaps most of the people here are not sure why US President Barack Obama w...

Obama Nobel Speech: Reviews, Reaction (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pundits are reacting to President Obama's speech accepting the Nobel Peace Prize. On MSNBC's Morning Joe the hosts were surprised that the president ...

'Obama Doctrine' Praised By Conservatives After Nobel Speech

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conservatives reacted with shock and disdain to President Obama's Nobel prize, and some attacked his speech on Afghanistan before he even delivered it...

The Norwegians Got It!

Lester Sloan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lester Sloan

While writers, poets, and scientists usually win the award for what they have accomplished, statesmen, philosophers, and other persons of ideas are honored for the causes that they champion.