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Obama Oslo

Endless Negotiations: Palestinian Quicksand

Noura Erakat | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Noura Erakat

What the peace process needs is the application of meaningful pressure on the stronger party -- not a room full of warm fuzzy good feelings.

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: President Picks Up His Award

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSLO — Newly enshrined among the world's great peacemakers, President Barack Obama offered a striking defense of war. Eleven months into his pre...

Obama: Afghanistan Troop Drawdown Won't Be Steep, Aid Will Continue For Years

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSLO — President Barack Obama said Thursday that the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, set to start in 19 months, will be gradual and ...

Behind The Scenes With The Obamas In Oslo (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

As Barack Obama visited Oslo, Norway last week to accept the Nobel Peace Prize, the White House photographers snapped some of the best behind the scen...

Obama Nobel Peace Prize Speech: Oslo Prepares For President's Arrival (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

He's coming to collect the Peace Prize, but the visit may not be entirely peaceful. When President Obama arrives in Oslo Thursday to accept his Nobe...

More and More, Obama Seems a Faux Liberal

John R. MacArthur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John R. MacArthur

Instead of shoring up Obama's image of goodness, liberals really should be asking, "Does the president have a conscience?" Because if he does, he's really no better than Nixon.

Michelle Obama Oslo PHOTOS: See Her Many Outfits (PICTURES, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The first lady joined her husband as he accepted the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Thursday. The occasion presented many opportunities for an outfit ch...

Obama's Oslo Doctrine

Stephen Schlesinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Schlesinger

This was really Obama at his best -- candid, realistic, passionate, idealistic and level-headed. This is probably the closest thing we have to a personal articulation of Obama's fundamental beliefs about America's role in the world.