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Obama Abroad

Obama Still Popular Abroad, But Not His Policies

McClatchy | Maggie Bridgeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama still has great popularity abroad -- where he enjoys higher approval ratings than he does at home -- but foreign...

Obama's Asia Trip: Day-To-Day Highlights

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A day-by-day look at President Barack Obama's weeklong trip to Asia: Thursday, Nov. 12:...

Obama Image Abroad Favorable For United States: Poll

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The latest Pew Global Attitudes Project survey shows that the international opinion of America has improved as a result of Barack Obama, with the exce...

Sam Stein

Republican Attacks On Obama Recognize No Borders

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the defining features of President Barack Obama's overseas trip has been the cold and often critical reception he has received from Republicans...

Obama's Canada Trip (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Nick Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Barack Obama headed abroad for the first time as president Thursday with a brief trip up north to visit our neighbors in Canada. He is scheduled to me...

On the Joy of Not Cringing at Our President

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Feldman

A funny thing happened as I was watching President Obama's press conference with Prime Minister Harper in Ottawa: I did not cringe with embarrassment.

Overseas Voters Could Be a Factor

Kelly Nuxoll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kelly Nuxoll

The internet has made it a great deal easier for the 6 million U.S. expats to vote. It seems clear that more young people living overseas will vote than ever before and that there are more Democrats than Republicans casting overseas ballots.

Rachel Weiner

Study: Obama Trip Abroad Soaked Up Media Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new study by the Project for Excellence in Journalism shows just how much attention Barack Obama's trip abroad got last week: Whatever the tone of...

Three American Freedom Speeches In Berlin

John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tomasic

For anyone who hasn't surfed over yet, PrezVid has a great three-part line up of videos, a series of what what you could call "the American Freedom Sp...

Obama On Election Choice: "It's The Devil You Know Vs. The Devil You Don't"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tonight, NBC airs a Brian Williams interview of Barack Obama. Asked about being the "riskier choice," Obama gives an interesting response: BRIAN WI...

Obama Tours Holocaust Museum In Israel

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SDEROT, Israel — From the solemnity of a Holocaust museum to a dusty village battered by Hamas rockets, Democratic presidential contender Barack...

Rachel Weiner

Obama Snubbed Fox News On Trip Abroad

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Stephen Colbert point outs something that no one seems to have noticed: Fox News' anchor Chris Wallace wasn't invited to trail Barack Obama on his tri...

Rice Told Embassies Not To Aid Candidates On Eve Of Obama Trip

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — As Democrat Barack Obama began an overseas tour, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told employees at U.S. embassies to provide on...

Coming Soon; The Non-US Citizen Vote For Obama

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

The McCain team, after goading Obama on to go overseas must now be kicking themselves to high heaven when he is greeted by thousands of people who wish they could be voting for him.