“Carter told an Aspen Institute audience that Obama’s accomplishments on foreign policy “have been minimal” and that the United States’ influence is “lower than it was six or seven years ago.””.....................................................................
DON’T FORGET: There will be Roadshows in Athens this Friday evening. Peaches President Carter’s newsworthy cold. Relevant, since we passed that law in Georgia. Should Georgia eliminate grade levels? Jimmy Carter Oops. Warren meets…conservatives? GOP under fire for Amtrak. Show More Summary
The Wikipedia page for American gospel and folk singer Bessie Jones is disappointingly sparse. Despite being one of the most influential artists of her timeshe even sang at Jimmy Carters inaugurationJoness page is limited to a condensed biography and a partial discography. Show More Summary
Marcia Fudge of Ohio is the latest congressperson to say she won't attend the Netanyahu speech, even as Elliott Abrams predicts that the Democratic Party will abandon Israel and Barack Obama will become a Jimmy Carter figure on this issue when he leaves office
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani believes that George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, even Jimmy Carter loved America… but not Barack Obama. Speaking in front of a group of wealthy Republican donors at the 21 Club in New York, Giuliani stated that the current President just doesn’t love enough. Show More Summary
Friday on MSNBC's "Ronan Farrow Daily," former President Jimmy Carter criticized Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) for saying President Barack Obama is even a worst president than he was. "That's a compliment to come from a warmonger," Carter said. Show More Summary
We all deserve a second chance. Some of us even deserve a second chance at second chances. It’s kind of like wishing for more wishes, but not as bad. We’re not quite sure what Jimmy Fowlie’s go-go character Danny Carter deserves, but we’re certainly enjoying watching him fumble along his way regardless. In this weeks […]
Former president Jimmy Carter doesn't exactly approve of President Obama's handling of the situation in the Middle East, reported the Star-Telegram in Fort Worth, Texas, in an interview published Tuesday. Carter, whose foreign policy...Show More Summary
Now, even Jimmy Carter is sounding more hawkish than President Obama, and says we should have gone after ISIS sooner. “First of all, we waited too long,” Carter said Tuesday. “We let the Islamic state build up its money, capability and strength and weapons while it was still in Syria. Then when [ISIS] moved into [...]
Even History's Greatest Monster Jimmy Carter is scoring points off President Barack Obama's foreign policy, telling the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that Obama waited too long to confront the rise of ISIS and general has a confused Middle East policy.
In 1979, President Jimmy Carter went on national television and gave a speech that was soon called the “national malaise speech.” It pissed off a lot of Americans because they didn’t want to hear it, even though much of it was true at the time. I want to focus on just one paragraph and ignore [...]
In a rare turn from his typical pacifist platform, former president Jimmy Carter publicly agrees that the government needs to attack ISIS (also known as ISIL, the Islamic State, or Da’esh.) Carter’s endorsement of the kind-of war, it’s...Show More Summary
As President Obama prepares to address the nation this evening, Americans with some grey in their hair have seen this movie before. In May 1977, President Jimmy Carter gave a speech at Notre Dame rejecting what he termed the "inordinate...Show More Summary
Never thought I'd say that.
Former President Jimmy Carter, who once accused Israel of being an "apartheid state" worse than South Africa, has gone even further, rebuking the Jewish State for the way it has waged war with Hamas while actually siding with the terrorists.
Former President Jimmy Carter says there’s a simple solution to start ending the war in Gaza: “recognizing Hamas as a legitimate political actor.” Even if Israel does this, President Carter says there’s still a long way to go. Writing in Foreign Policy, Carter said: Two factors are necessary to make Palestinian unity possible. First, there must […]
SUBSTANTIALLY BETTER THAN OBAMA’S: Gallup: George W. Bush’s Favorability Rating at 53 Percent. Well, Obama’s making everybody look better in retrospect. Even Jimmy Carter.
Tom Kludt catches Rand Paul praising Jimmy Carter and calling into question part of Ronald Reagan’s fiscal record: Paul took his GOP blasphemy even further when he said that Republican punchline Jimmy Carter actually had a better record on government spending than Reagan. Show More Summary
Former President Jimmy Carter joined MSNBC's Chris Matthews for an interview on Hardball Wednesday and made some news by saying he does not think the United States should bomb Iran even if they were to succeed in building an operational nuclear weapon.
It doesn’t happen every day — not even when you’re a former president. But from Row F at the Arena Stage Thursday evening and in the midst of a star-studded Washington crowd, former President Jimmy Carter was given a rare glimpse of himself and his presidency during the premier of “Camp David.” The new play revisits the 13 […]