Barak Obama

Amid Calls to End US Role in Yemen, Ex-Obama Official Rob Malley on How It Began

August 23, 2018

The massacre of 40 Yemeni children with a US-made bomb has escalated calls for ending the vital US participation in the Saudi-led war that began under President Obama. We speak to Rob Malley, President of the International Crisis Group and a former top White House official for the Middle East [This is the second part…

Obama Joins Club of the Super-Rich – Defends Global Capitalism in Lecture

August 1, 2018
Prof. Leo Panitch and Paul Jay discuss Obama’s Mandela lecture; Obama wants the impossible - a world where the super-rich give up “a little” and there is no massive inequality

US-Cuba Relations Unravel as State Dept Alleges ‘Sonic Attack’

October 12, 2017

While the accusations against Cuba sound like ‘something out of a bad sci-fi film,’ the consequences of reducing diplomatic staff in Havana and Washington DC have serious consequences for relations between the two countries, explains Prof. Michael Bustamante