Archive for November, 2008

Obama: Don't Hire Hillary

Posted on The Huffington Post.

Barack Obama and the World's Expectations

I discuss this issue on Press TV as part of a round table, November 19, 2008.

The Bush Legacy: Weighing in on Afghanistan

Tricia contributes to El Dario La Pensa in The BUSH LEGACY.

All Eyes on Afghanistan: What Should Barack Obama Do?

Many different interests vie for supremacy in Afghanistan, and the new administration must stimulate an honest discussion among the stakeholders. Left out of discussions so far has been consultation with the Afghan people themselves.. I recently taught a class at New York University’s Center for Global Affairs, where students were assigned various roles simulating democracy-building […]

Senator Clinton as Secretary of State?

There are rumors that President-elect Obama is vetting Senator Hillary Clinton for Secretary of State. Taking Clinton out of the Senate and putting her in this position would be a major loss for New York, and no gain for Obama’s foreign policy team. It is true that Clinton has met many international leaders – mostly […]