Category Archives: Obama and the Palestinians

Second Thoughts

Good speeches can change things. Or maybe, as with every graduation speech you’ve ever heard, they change nothing at all. You remember Hillary Clinton mocking Obama back on February 25, 2008: The former first lady abandoned the conciliatory tone she … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, In Cairo…

It was supposed to be a big deal. Everyone said it was a big deal. Maybe it was. It was that long-awaited speech Obama had promised to give in the Arab world. It just turned out to be in Cairo: … Continue reading

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