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Democracy and Values of the Enlightenment Under Siege - UNC Chapell HillDemocracy and Values of the Enlightenment Under Siege - UNC Chapell Hill
But no American president until Barack Obama has had to report that the Enlightenment's fundamental values—described in his farewell speech on January 10, as "a faith in reason, and enterprise, the primacy of right over might …the rule of law, human ...
 
We Need Barack Obama to Speak Out - The American Prospect - The American ProspectWe Need Barack Obama to Speak Out - The American Prospect - The American Prospect
His legacy is being undone, and his prophetic voice is a strong antidote to Trumpism. PinItInstapaperPocketEmailPrint. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Former ...
 
Obama: Dropping Malia off at college was 'like open-heart surgery' - CNNObama: Dropping Malia off at college was 'like open-heart surgery' - CNN
In his presidential farewell address, the 44th president told his daughters: "Of all that I've done in my life, I am most proud to be your dad." The former president's appearance at the charity event in Delaware was a surprise to attendees, according ...
 
NPR Special Coverage Of President Trump's Address : NPR - NPRNPR Special Coverage Of President Trump's Address : NPR - NPR
Delivered to your inbox every Sunday, these are the NPR stories that keep us scrolling. E-mail address. By subscribing, you agree to NPR's terms of use and ...
 
Read the full transcript of President Obama's farewell speech - Los Angeles TimesRead the full transcript of President Obama's farewell speech - Los Angeles Times
In his own farewell address, George Washington wrote that self-government is the underpinning of our safety, prosperity, and liberty, but “from different causes and from different quarters much pains will be taken…to weaken in your minds the ...
 
Obama says Wednesday that repealing the ACA would inflict 'real human suffering' on Americans - Concord MonitorObama says Wednesday that repealing the ACA would inflict 'real human suffering' on Americans - Concord Monitor
Speaking Wednesday at an event hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, former president Barack Obama said that any effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act would end up “inflicting real human suffering” on Americans who had gained health ...
 
Not the country, not football fans, and not the NFL. - National ReviewNot the country, not football fans, and not the NFL. - National Review
In his 1961 farewell address to the nation, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned of the possibility of a “military-industrial complex.” This complex, he suggested, would have a vested interest in conflict — an interest that could “endanger our ...
 
Two Democrats eyeing Bergman's seat | Local | petoskeynews.com - Petoskey News-ReviewTwo Democrats eyeing Bergman's seat | Local | petoskeynews.com - Petoskey News-Review
Two Democrats want to replace U.S. Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Watersmeet, and represent Michigan's 1st Congressional District.Matt Morgan, a post-9/11 combat ...
 
President Obama to offer 'admonitions' in farewell address - CNNPresident Obama to offer 'admonitions' in farewell address - CNN
President Obama will bid the nation goodbye Tuesday night in his last big speech before yielding the spotlight to the Trump inauguration hoopla. You can be sure the President will offer another defense of his signature health care law and make the case ...
 
Obama To Make His Presidential Farewell Address In Chicago - NPRObama To Make His Presidential Farewell Address In Chicago - NPR
Since George Washington penned his farewell address in 1796, announcing he would not seek re-election and laying out his hopes and fears for the nascent country, presidential farewell speeches have become a tradition in the peaceful and democratic ...