Barack Obama

Politics & Society
Jim McDermott January 18, 2017
The truth or foolishness of Obama’s hopeful vision of our country rests in the choices we will make.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael O'Loughlin January 18, 2017
The law has brought about important gains in coverage and those gains should be protected.
Politics & Society Culture
Robert David Sullivan January 10, 2017
After decades of books that described presidential campaigns as thrill rides, political scientists have begun to push back.
Politics & Society Books
Jerome Donnelly October 27, 2016
Trying to impose the will of the United States on Iraq (and now Syria) took a deadly toll, killing hundreds of thousands of civilians, destroying much of modern and ancient Iraq, sending into exile millions of refugees—and created ISIS.
Politics & Society
Here are some of the ways in which President Obama has steered the United States by at least a few degrees.