Tag Archive: Obama approval ratings

A President Trying to Catch Up with His People

Mahatma Gandhi once said, “There go my people. I must follow them, for I am their leader.” Gandhi, of course, was simply being humble. He was a great leader and a man of great courage, a man who freed his people and changed the course of history. They didn’t call him Mahatma for nothing, a…

A Bad Year for Obama May Turn Worse in 2014

If President Obama were a baseball player he would have gone 0 for 2013. No, it’s not exactly breaking news that 2013 was a bad year for the president.  But he may soon look back on the remnants of a bad year and say, “Those were the good old days.” Mr. Obama’s biggest flop, of…

Don’t Blame Him — He’s Only the President

Conservatives have been unfair to Barack Obama.  They blame him for all sorts of things.  But it’s never his fault.  Just ask him. The economy?  We all know that was Bush’s fault. The fact that millions of Americans are still out of work, the lucky ones settling for part-time jobs?  Hey, he’s president not a…