Crikey April 13, 2009
The six best (recent) books on Abraham Lincoln, who ranks just below Jesus and Napoleon as the most written-about character in history.
Crikey April 7, 2009
Obama's secret team of behavioural scientists gave him the keys to winning the election -- in white paper form complete with footnotes and peer-reviewed academic research. Nothing was left to chance.
Jeff Sparrow April 7, 2009
In the last four weeks alone, six mass shootings have killed 47 people in the United States.
Crikey April 3, 2009
As the G20 were preening and congratulating themselves, US regulators were hard at work changing their accounting standards to placate the likes of Citigroup, writes Glenn Dyer.
Crikey April 2, 2009
Barack Obama brought to the presidency no more or less than any other president has ever brought. But somehow we believed he was bringing wizardry, writes Anson Cameron.
Crikey March 31, 2009
The Obama Administration's new, dramatic US car industry policy is a whack in the head with a blunt object, writes Glenn Dyer.
Guy Rundle March 24, 2009 14 Comments
Only the most blinkered Obamaniac would be getting any joy from The One's current performance.
Guy Rundle January 28, 2009 11 Comments
The most important point in Barack Obama's first presidential interview with Al-Arabiya has been virtually unmentioned in reports on the celebrated event.
Crikey January 13, 2009
Watch George W. Bush's final press conference.