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Obamas Cairo Speech

Arabs Believe Obama is Powerless in the Middle East

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

The unprecedented enthusiasm in the Arab and Muslim World which greeted Barack Obama's election win nearly 20 months ago has been replaced with disapp...

Jon Stewart Continues To Hammer Fox News For Obama Coverage: Calls Out Hannity For Unfair Editing, The Rest for Irresponsible Insinuation (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Last week Jon Stewart took on Fox News for their coverage of Obama's speech in Cairo calling their personalities "extremists" and saying, "What a tort...

Egyptian Commentator: "We Should Not Be Talking Directly To Our Enemies"

Mohamed Elshahed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mohamed Elshahed

Viewers unanimously came to the defense of the American President and called the columnist things that ranged from "ignorant" to "victim who is afraid of help when it comes."

Left, Right & Center: Obama's MidEast Speech, Unemployment and GM, Now What?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
HuffPost Radio

This was an intense show -- very good and interesting -- first about the aspirational nature of Obama's Cairo speech, then a serious take on the still-tanking economy. Lots of steak, not just sizzle.

Jon Stewart Calls Fox News Personalities "Extremists" For Their Coverage Of Obama's Cairo Speech (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart committed a lengthy opening segment to President Obama's speech in the Middle East last night. He explored the expectations of our preside...

Jason Linkins

Ignored In Obama Speech: Shift From Bush On Muslim Charities | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I credit Spencer Ackerman for being the guy who got me looking for the many ways President Barack Obama applies counterinsurgency strategy to policy a...

Cooperation and Conflict: Obama's Cairo Speech

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

In Cairo, President Obama employed a variety of historical, liturgical, and political references to express America's hope for a new beginning with the Islamic world. Here are ten critical lines from the speech.

Obama Cairo Speech (VIDEO): Calls For New Beginning, Gets Standing Ovation

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Read the full transcript of the speech here, full video below... CAIRO - Quoting from the Quran for emphasis, President Barack Obama called for a "...

"Holocaust" And The Road To Peace

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jeffrey Feldman

Listening to Obama's Cairo speech has made me wonder: has the "Holocaust"-- while essential to remember and to honor -- become a hurdle on the road to peace rather than a signpost?

President Obama Hits All the Right Notes in Cairo

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph A. Palermo

President Barack Obama's speech today in Cairo hit all of the right notes and was exactly what he needed to say after eight years of saber rattling, r...

Egyptian Reactions to Obama's Speech (SLIDESHOW)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The streets and subways were empty this morning in Cairo, Egypt, as the Muslim world watched Obama's speech. HuffPost's Eyes and Ears reporter Mohame...