Articles Tagged with Barack Obama

Ben Carson On Being Surgeon General For Obama: No Thanks [Video]

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Ben Carson, a conservative firebrand and former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon, said even with his extensive medical background, if President Barack Obama came to him and wanted to make him United States Surgeon General Ben Carson, he would decline the offer. Carson, who has admitted to considering a run for president in 2016, made his surgeon… Read more »

[Video] Jon Stewart Slams Obama And Democrats For Hypocrisy

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Few would deny that one of the biggest problems in United States politics is the prevalence of money and its powerful influence over Congress and the President. Many Americans suspect that corporate funding of political campaigns and bribery play a major part in elections, sometimes leading to corruption and ulterior motives for passing legislation. Typically,… Read more »

Secret Service: Racism Blamed For Failure To Protect The President

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The Secret Service is doing a poor job of protecting President Barack Obama and the White House due to racism, according to Representative Elijah Cummings analysis of what black Americans are thinking. The Maryland Democrat is the ranking member of the House Oversight Committee. During a Face the Nation segment on Sunday, Elijah Cummings said… Read more »

Illegal Immigrants: Obama Heckled By Activist During Hispanic Caucus Speech

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President Barack Obama was heckled by an illegal immigrants activist during his Hispanic Caucus speech Thursday. Blanca Hernandez, identified as an “undocumented activist” yelled “We need relief now” to President Obama twice during the group’s annual gala. Hernandez was reportedly ushered out of the event by security officers. She was reportedly upset that illegal immigrants… Read more »

Key & Peele Were Too Busy To Do A Sketch With President Obama

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Popular comedic duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele were so busy filming their sketch show Key & Peele that they turned down Barack Obama, the president of the United States, and his offer to make a comedy sketch together about the Affordable Care Act. In a surprising turn of the tables, it wasn’t President Obama… Read more »

Mark Twain’s Advice On War Is Surprisingly Relevant Today

Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) with 'The War Prayer'

With all the unrest happening in the middle east and the counterinsurgency resulting from the ISIS’s reign of terror, the world can use all the advice it can get. Some of the best advice may actually come from beyond the grave — from the wise mind of Mark Twain. Fabius Maximus compiled two sections of… Read more »

Hillary Clinton Chooses Not To Distance Herself From Obama

Bill and Hillary Clinton at the Harkin Steak Fry

While Hillary Clinton has not yet officially announced her candidacy for the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, she has gotten pretty close. The media and the public seem to believe that Hillary will almost certainly be running for president once Barack Obama leaves office. And in a political decision that some might consider unwise, Clinton decided… Read more »

ISIS: Is America Going To War?

According to statement by White House, America is at war with ISIS.

ISIS has been a debated topic within the United States for a while now. On September 10, President Barack Obama addressed the nation about the role America intended to play in controlling the threat of ISIS. He spoke of the group as ISIL, another name for ISIS or Islamic State, and explained the complete and… Read more »

President Barack Obama: ‘We Will Degrade, And Ultimately Destroy’ ISIS

President Obama: "No Safe Haven" For ISIS

President Barack Obama laid out his strategy against ISIS in a rare prime-time address to the nation tonight, vowing that the terrorist organization will find “no safe haven” if they threaten the United States. Obama’s speech detailed his decision to send 475 additional troops to Iraq to “assist that country’s besieged security forces,” according to… Read more »

The Fight Against The ISIS Has Moved Online

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Many people are aware of the situation happening the Middle East and the battle occurring between the Islamic State (ISIS) and the United States government. President Obama has ordered several drone strikes recently, killing the leader of the Al-Shabaab and other ISIS members. But the war against the ISIS has taken a bizarre turn and… Read more »

Henry Kissinger: ISIS Should Have Been Bombed ‘Hard’ By U.S.

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Henry Kissinger says that ISIS (or the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) should have been bombed “hard” by the United States already. The former Secretary of State during the administration of President Richard Nixon has made the statement on at least two different occasions in recent days, most recently during a televised appearance on… Read more »

ISIS Threat: Is Israel The Best Chance Of Stopping It?

ISIS Threat No Match For Israel

The ISIS Threat has invited a large amount of criticism for President Obama and his “we have no strategy” approach. Thus far, the Obama approval rating has taken a tumble over it, falling to just 38 percent against 54 percent who disapprove, and that’s with a supposedly recovering economy. Islamic State militants, led in part… Read more »

President Obama Makes Surprise Visit To Stonehenge

The president was afforded the rare privelage of being able to closely approach the stones.

President Barack Obama made an unscheduled stop on his return from a NATO summit, surprising local residents as he paused to visit Stonehenge. After flying out of Newport in South Wales, Marine One unexpectedly landed at Boscombe Down Airbase in Wiltshire, according to the Daily Mail. President Obama then traveled by motorcade for 20 minutes… Read more »

Leader Of Terrorist Group Al-Shabaab Killed In U.S. Strike

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The Inquisitr recently reported on the military operation the U.S. was carrying out against the al-Shabaab; and now American airstrikes have resulted in the death of the leader of the Islamic militant organization. According to Fox News, U.S. officials confirmed on Friday that Ahmed Abdi Godane, the leader of al-Shabaab, was killed during a Monday… Read more »