Obama State of the Union

Obama's 'Year Of Action'

CBC | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada

U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver the annual State of the Union address tonight, a speech that will lay out his vision for what the White House...

WATCH: Obama Takes Aim At Do-Nothing Congress, Income Inequality

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2012 | Canada

WASHINGTON - A passionate U.S. President Barack Obama delivered a campaign-style State of the Union address on Tuesday, taking aim at a "do-nothing" C...

Democracy's Best Barometer? Dead Cats

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 03.25.2012 | Canada
Douglas Anthony Cooper

Over the weekend, a cat belonging to an Arkansas Democratic campaign manager was found dead with the word "Liberal" spray-painted across its side. If this crime does not matter to you, then you do not care about the nature of your democracy. You do not care about what kind of country you live in.

What Canadians Can Hope for from State of Union: Not Much

Christopher Sands | Posted 03.25.2012 | Canada
Christopher Sands

Friends of the United States abroad will find little inspiration or consolation from tonight's State of the Union speech. This time instead of hope and change, it will be a year of blame and change-could-be-worse.