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Elections 2012

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  • President Barack Obama with Xi Jinping earlier this year. Martin H. Simon/EPA

    Heeding the Echoes of History as Global Leadership Shifts

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks from the White House briefing room

    President Obama Wins a Second Term for Whom?

    by Michael Hudson
  • Former Governor Mitt Romney campaigning

    The GOP: Retrograde or Reformist?

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • Mitt Romney and Barack Obama during the debate. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

    Prelude to Election: The Third Presidential Debate

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • President Barack Obama visiting NASA's headquarters in Florida. Photo: Bill Ingalls

    U.S. Politics and the Middle East

    by Ramzy Baroud
  • Former Governor Mitt Romney on the campaign trail

    Romney’s Proposed Foreign Policy: Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama in Denver. Shawn Thew/EPA

    Mitt Romney Comes out Swinging

    by Malcolm Jorgensen
  • Workers put the finishing touches on the stage for the final presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. Source: Minnesota Public Radio

    A Look to the U.S. Presidential Debates

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden of the White House

    Failed legacies of Bush and Obama

    by Pat Greene
  • Mitt Romney accepting the nomination in Tampa. Mallory Benedict/PBS NewsHour

    Some Thoughts on a Frustrating Presidential Race

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • Mitt Romney campaigning in New Hampshire. Photo: Marc Nozell

    Romney’s Contribution to the Unrest in the Middle East

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Teacher's striking in Chicago. Spencer Tweedy/Flickr

    Chicago Teachers Strike: Targeting the Teaching Evaluation

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • Paul Ryan at the Republican National Convention. Mallory Benedict/PBS NewsHour

    Reflections on the Republican National Convention and the Week to Come

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • Mitt Romney at a town hall in Dayton, Ohio. Terence Burlij/PBS NewsHour

    Picking Sides in November

    by Pat Greene
  • Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin

    The Politics of ‘Legitimate Rape’

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • U.S. Special Operations service members with Special Operations Task Force South board two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters following a clearing operation in Panjwa'i district in Kandahar

    Paul Ryan In, Foreign Policy Out

    by John Lyman
  • Gov. Mitt Romney and Rep. Paul Ryan campaigning in Virginia. Photo: James Currie

    Romney’s Running Mate: Paul Ryan and the GOP

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • Former Governor Mitt Romney introducing Congressman Paul Ryan as his Vice President in Virginia. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

    Saving Privat(izing) Ryan: Mitt Romney Selects a Running Mate

    by Glenn Altschuler
  • Mitt Romney’s comments about Israel parroted the US Zionist lobby. Abir Sultan/EPA

    A One-State Solution is the only way Forward for Israel and Palestine

    by Antony Loewenstein
  • Foreign Secretary William Hague, Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell and Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt with Governor Mitt Romney in London, 26 July 2012. Source: Foreign Office

    Romney in Blighty: How Mitt the Twit Talks

    by Binoy Kampmark
  • Pictured: Barack Obama, Mahinda Samarasinghe and Mitt Romney

    U.S. Foreign Policy and the Human Rights Council Resolution on Sri Lanka

    by Gibson Bateman
  • Gage Skidmore

    Russia and Romney’s Approach to Foreign Policy

    by Daniel Wagner
  • President Barack Obama meets with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, in the Oval Office. Pete Souza/White House

    Obama and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    by Ben Campbell
  • Anti-Mubarak rally in Tahrir Square. Photo by Jonathan Rashad

    What’s Changed in Egypt?

    by Deepak Tripathi
  • French President François Hollande. Source: Ministère des Affaires étrangères

    Europeans Have Rejected Austerity Madness: Will the U.S. Get the Message?

    by Marshall Auerback
  • Marine Le Pen’s ideology cannot be defined simply as “right wing”. Ian Langsdon/EPA

    The European Far Right: Actually Right? Or Left? Or Something Altogether Different?

    by Haydn Rippon
  • Salafi Islamists rally in Cairo’s Tahrir Square. Photo: Jonathan Rashad

    The Calculus of Egypt’s Presidential Race

    by Esam Al-Amin
  • President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden of the White House

    Obama and Immigration

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • President Barack Obama talks with President Dmitry Medvedev of the Russian Federation during their bilateral meeting in Seoul. Pete Souza/White House

    GOP and Putin Find Common Ground: The Cold War

    by John K. Yi
  • President Barack Obama talks with President Dmitry Medvedev of the Russian Federation during their bilateral meeting at the Millennium Seoul Hilton in Seoul, Republic of Korea, March 26, 2012. Pete Souza/White House

    Romney’s Foreign Policy and Russia

    by John Lyman
  • President Barack Obama answers questions during a health care town hall meeting at Shaker Heights High School in Cleveland, Ohio, July 23, 2009. Samantha Appleton/White House

    The Health Care Argument That Should Have Been Made

    by B. Lee Drake
  • Pictured: Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul

    The Credible Conservative

    by James Kane
  • Pictured: President Obama, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich

    The U.S. Presidential Candidates on Cybersecurity

    by Anneleen Roggeman
  • President Barack Obama talks on the phone with Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai. The President called over the reported killing of Afghan civilians. Pete Souza/White House

    Following Shooting in Afghanistan, Overall Question is Whether the Mission is Doable

    by John Lyman
  • Venezuela President Hugo Chavez addressing the CELAC gathering in Caracas, Venezuela. Source: Prensa Presidencial Venezuela

    A (Real) Turning Point in U.S.-Latin American Relations?

    by Juan Gabriel Tokatlian
  • Protestor in Saint Petersburg, Russia

    The Russian Winter: A Warm-up

    by Ariel Stulberg
  • President Barack Obama participates in a bilateral meeting with President Vladimir Putin of Russia at the Esperanza Resort in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico. Pete Souza/White House

    Is Putin Capable of Crafting a Pragmatic Foreign Policy?

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Former Governor Mitt Romney on the campaign trail

    Can Romney Make a Credible Pivot to the Center?

    by John Lyman
  • President Barack Obama, with Kathleen Sebelius announces a new health care policy that requires a woman's insurance company to offer contraceptive care. Pete Souza/White House

    On Religion, Reproductive Rights, Rhetoric, and Reality

    by James Kane