Barack Obama

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Observers have suggested that the White House's resistance to the bill stems from a concern that, if passed, the United States would in turn face legal action for its own acts of terrorism, such as drone strikes. (Photo: Getty)
Confidential and deeply controversial documents said to reveal the support network behind the 9/11 hijackers may soon be made public, according to the Obama administration's head of national intelligence. James Clapper, who is charged with overseeing the declassification, reportedly said that it is a "realistic goal" that the 28-page section of...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
President Barack Obama announced Monday he would send additional troops to Syria. (Photo: AP)
President Barack Obama on Monday announced plans to send up to 250 more troops...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Despite the tens of thousands of people who marched against the deal in Germany...

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Calling out abject hypocrisy, drone opponents have picked up and run with Michelle Obama's sad-eyed contribution to the #BringBackOurGirls Twitter campaign in support of nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the jihadist Boko Haram, arguing, in the words of one revamped sign, "Your Husband Has Killed More Muslim Girls Than Boko Haram Ever Could." There was also a flood of goofy responses and furious redos of Ann Coulter's racist redo of Obama's original, thus underlining the hazards of a...