Category Archives: Obama’s Leadership Legacy

Obama and Marc Maron, WTF???

Listen hard.  There is more than one controversial word in this interview with one of my favorite comedians (they’re all political, so no point in pointing that out).  And it’s not just what the NYT published this morning about Obama using … Continue reading

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WHEN THE BEE STINGS? (OOPS MALES DO NOT . . .) FULL TEXT DRONE MEMO

Another full disclosure early summer or June sting!  Read the Full Text Drone Memo and try not to wince is all I can recommend.  Read more in full context

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Obama’s Secret-Secret Self-Regulation Akin to Mitt’s “Self-Deportation?”

“Sufficient” is a funny word. We hear it so much after it goes through the washing-machine-spinning doublespeak machine. So let’s just say what the Obama administration and the cyber or secret international-communications industry (IT) mean: Enough. Or: “Enough, ENOUGH!” — … Continue reading

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POOR LITTLE RICH COUNTRIES – OBAMA’S LEGACY IN CHINA

  Nothing better than international political/economic intrigue triangulations composed by David E. Sanger to get one’s imagination going. The U.S., Germany, and Israel competing with and for China! I visualize Brad Pitt as one of the protagonists.   Nothing worse … Continue reading

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Corporate Personhood, Qui Tam & Obama (Un)Wittingly Shores Up Snowden

Qui Tam reminds me of Tae Kwan Do. The name is Latin, not Korean, and it’s pronounced Kwee Tahm, not to be confused with quinoa (kinwah), which is from an indigenous South American language.  So practice your K’s and know … Continue reading

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Legacy & Leadership: Black Pride, Principles, and Pragmatism

President Barack Obama could take a lesson from the career of Jackson, Mississippi’s principled and pragmatic mayor, Chokwe Lumumba. Lumumba left his leadership early and suddenly — and Continue reading Continue reading

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