Obama Speech

Watching the Watchdog: Why Obama's Speech Fell Flat

Tim Knight | Posted 11.09.2012 | Canada Politics
Tim Knight

By most standards, Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention was an excellent speech. It's in the delivery where it falls down. That's because the man who speaks these lines isn't really believing them any more. Instead, this decent man, one of the world's great orators seems tired, frustrated, unfulfilled, too often irritated.

Obama, Stop Lecturing and Start Leading

Stephen LeDrew | Posted 10.11.2011 | Canada
Stephen LeDrew

My American friends argue that this president is the victim of some of the nastiest racism possible. There are people who would prefer to see the States go down rather than see him succeed. Perhaps this is so, but Mr. President, rise to the challenge and speak directly to the American people!