World Affairs
05 November 2008
The backdrop of this election has long been the comprehensive failure of conservative policies during the last eight...
International Politics
04 November 2008
Out in the "burbs" with about 40 students, my longest discussion was with a woman who for several decades was on the...
International Politics
04 November 2008
Manassas, Virginia is in the "real" America and yet, it was there that Obama held his final rally, turning out a crowd...
International Politics
03 November 2008
A few hours out from Election Day, both candidates have made their closing arguments and all the cards appear to be on...
Politics
31 October 2008
I want to throw this open for debate amongst you New Statesman readers, but up front let me say that talk of political...
Politics
30 October 2008
A quick thought on Obama’s massive rally in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, where he continued his economic offensive...
International Politics
28 October 2008
Dressed in blue jeans and a black jacket, Obama braved the cold rain falling in Pennsylvania today, and held his...
International Politics
27 October 2008
When Obama finished visiting his gravely ill grandmother in Hawaii on Friday, he swiftly returned to the trail. First...
Politics
29 September 2008
David Cameron has embraced Barack Obama’s 'plan for change' slogan for this week’s Conservative party conference in...