Obama, master of persuasion?

In only 15 minutes, President Obama made his points, simply and straightforwardly, writes Bill Clinton’s former speechwriter, David Kusnet. Here’s how he

Bloomberg’s ‘racist’ remark

New York City has seen a jarring last-minute twist in the race for mayor, in which the current mayor, Michael Bloomberg, may

Can technology make us happier?

I’m the Luddite professor: My students are not allowed to use cell phones or laptops in my classes. During the break, they

How, why Obama switched tack

CNN’s Jim Acosta has the behind the scene details of President Obama’s last minute decision on Syria.

Obama’s delays at 11th hour

After signaling he was on the verge of delivering a strike against Syria, President Barack Obama made a last-minute decision Friday evening