Obama has repeatedly stated that there are "preconditions" for peace negotiations, the most important one being the downfall of the Syrian government, ie, regime change.
The meeting to plan the strategic future of the Anglo-American alliance was reminiscent of how British and American military leaders joined forces during World War II.
It is so much easier to worry about the cosmetic diets of celebrities than it is to concern yourself with the excruciating reality of those who are suffering in Guantanamo Bay.
Whenever the issue of Guantánamo is raised, there are instantly deceitful efforts to relieve President Obama of any responsibility for the ongoing disgrace that is the camp.
Astounding infographic showing every drone strike in Pakistan since 2004, the almost entirely innocent people they killed, and the escalation of killing by Barack Obama since 2008.
People who opposed the Iraq war and now wonder whether there was any point in the protests have to imagine what the world would look like if the protests hadn't happened.
The intensity and frequency of the airlifts shipping arms to the rebels suggest a well-planned and coordinated clandestine military logistics operation.
No individual has done more than Bradley Manning to push back against "the madness of militarism" and he has done it for its own sake, and not by chance or for any ulterior motive.
The UK's military expenditure is the highest in the EU at 43.3bn a year, showing how bogus the argument is that there is no money in the kitty to pay for welfare.
The decade-long Othering of Muslims -- necessary to sustain public support for their continuous killing, imprisonment, and various human rights abuses -- has taken its toll.