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The Final Year, Thank God (2)

Power Line (blog) - 27 May 2018
As I have said a time or two before, Samantha Power made a name for herself with a book proclaiming our obligation to stop genocide abroad. Once she took office in the Obama administration, however, she became an apologist for Obama's detachment from ...
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A Teenager Starting Over in Canada

New York Times - 16 May 2018
When I met Ibraheem in 2014, he had already endured more as a 12-year-old than most of us could ever imagine: the terror of Assad's barrel bombs, the loss of his mother and four siblings, and the trauma of being carried in his father's arms on a ...
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How baseball will survive in the age of distraction

Chicago Tribune - 28 Apr 2018
When I became United Nations ambassador, I delighted in the prospect of taking foreign diplomats to Yankee Stadium or Citi Field to showcase what I view as one of America's greatest "soft power" gifts to mankind. But the response from other ambassadors ...
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Obamagate will trump Watergate

Lewiston Morning Tribune - 27 May 2018
They left out former NSA Director James "Leaker" Clapper, former CIA Director John Brennan as well as former U.S. NSA Intelligence adviser - an oxymoron - Susan Rice, former U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power and Ben Rhodes, the chief Obama Iran deal ...
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The Final Year, Thank God

Power Line (blog) - 25 May 2018
Now playing on HBO is Greg Barker's documentary The Final Year chronicling President Obama's foreign-policy team during Obama's last year in office. It gives us a fly-on-the-wall view of John Kerry, Samantha Power, and Ben Rhodes doing their job ...
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Review: The Obama Administration, An Inside View

Santa Monica Mirror - 21 May 2018
The focus is on President Barack Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, UN Ambassador Samantha Power and National Security Advisor and Speech Writer Ben Rhodes as they work to resolve problems pertaining to climate change, human rights, arms ...
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Should baseball coddle the distraction generation?

Minnesota Public Radio News (blog) - 01 May 2018
Samantha Power, a Harvard professor, writes in the Washington Post today that baseball need only keep doing what it's doing, and stop trying to cater to the distraction generation. The game needs to embrace “the very qualities that those in a hurry ...
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Tom Still: Big Tech has met the enemy – and it may be us - 29 Apr 2018
At the close of her speech to the Wisconsin Women in Government gala in Madison, former United Nations ambassador Samantha Power was asked about America's deep political and cultural divides. Power offered several reasons, not the least of which is ...
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The Power Line Show, Ep. 71: A Hard Look at Hard Power

Power Line (blog) - 22 May 2018
Listeners of our podcast know that we can't let go of making fun of Samantha Power's famous election night whimsy of “milking the soft-power dividend” of Hillary's expected victory, because it's just such a perfect shorthand expression of everything ...
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Opinion | Remember the Armenian genocide

The Panther - 30 Apr 2018
Samantha Power, Obama's ambassador to the U.N., said, “I'm sorry we disappointed so many Armenian Americans.” Although it can be difficult to bring up issues of the past, it's important to remember events like the Armenian genocide and talk about them, ...
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The Rough 'Final Year' of Ben Rhodes

Washington Free Beacon - 25 May 2018
These moments and more are captured in Greg Barker's hagiographic film about Rhodes, John Kerry, Samantha Power, Susan Rice and Obama himself as they circle the globe wondering why things aren't going the way they're supposed to be. AdChoices.

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