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4 Takeaways from Obama’s Speech on Syria

Posted: September 16, 2013 at 7:00 am   /   by

Lots of questions, no answers, and no real direction or leadership. America’s foreign policy is adrift.


Christopher Cook

Christopher Cook

Managing Editor at Western Free Press
Christopher Cook is a writer, editor, and political commentator. He is the president of Castleraine, Inc., a consulting firm providing a diverse array of services to corporate, public policy, and not-for-profit clients.

Ardently devoted to the cause of human freedom, he has worked at the confluence of politics, activism, and public policy for more than a decade. He co-wrote a ten-part series of video shorts on economics, and has film credits as a researcher on 11 political documentaries, including Citizens United's notorious film on Hillary Clinton that became the subject of a landmark Supreme Court decision. He is the founder of several activist endeavors, including (now a part of Western Free Press) and He is currently the managing editor of and principal contributor to
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  1. rofomoreno says:

    In the interest of retaining President Obama’s concept of “American Exceptionalism”, it would overwhelmingly benefit his pursuit of saving face and bring earned respect back to America if the media would see and seize upon the opportunity to call Putin a racist-bigot-homophobe with a quick follow up of “He hates the fact that a Black man is in the White House!”.
    But as is expected, you just can’t count on the media to be consistent.

    1. rofomoreno And yet, there is a certain perverse consistency in their inconsistency.

4 Takeaways from Obama's Speech on Syria