The former U.S. leader made the comments while speaking Wednesday at the World Travel amp; Tourism Council Global Summit in Seville, Spain, as he warned of the rise of populism in North America and countries in the European Union.According to one local report, by Seville newspaper Diario de Sevilla, which was translated from Spanish, Obama said that he believed populist uprisings in the U.S., Canada and other countries were being "generated by the fear people have of losing their status."
On Thursday the popular former president is on his way to the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Cologne. Mark Hoplamazian, CEO of Hyatt is listed to be a participant at today;s WTTC Summit and most likely would love to make sure the president could enjoy the presidential suite at the four star Hotel in Cologne Deutz.
This week, Obama s drilling agenda scored a win against Trump s efforts to revitalize offshore drilling.In 2015, Obama stopped exploration in areas important to the walrus, in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas and the Hanna shoal. The next year, he withdrew nearly all of the potential Arctic Ocean lease areas.
Commentators in the PBS documentary were shown describing Netanyahu;s behavior toward Obama as ;outrageous; and ;humiliating; for the US president. Relations between Netanyahu and Obama were known to be strained throughout the overlap between their terms in office.Netanyahu shared the video on his personal Twitter feed.
Wait for the expected media outrage once the usual outlets, whose only info about Israel comes from lefties on social media, picks this up. Prime Minister Netanyahu has always fielded clever campaign commercials that wrongfoot his opponents. Here he takes a clip from a PBS documentary whose goal is to attack him, and runs it, complete with narration, as a campaign commercial in the upcoming election.
JERUSALEM Remember the time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled to Washington and lectured President Barack Obama in the White House?
The ad features the encounter between Obama and the Prime Minister in May 2011 right after Obama dared to suggest that the ;67 lines were the basis for negotiation. Netanyahu trashes Palestinians in the ad, which is an excerpt of the PBS documentary, ;Netanyahu at War:;PBS Voiceover: "This time Netanyahu would lecture Obama, taking a hard line on the peace process. "
JERUSALEM (JTA) Is Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu trying to convince the Israeli public of his national security bona fides? Or is he taking a cheap shot at Barack Obama?Two weeks before Israelis go to the polls, a Likud party campaign ad shows Netanyahu lecturing the former U.S. president about the peace process in 2011 in front of reporters in the Oval Office.
March 26, 2019 11:36 AM Michelle Obama #8216;s Becoming has been selling astonishingly well since its November release and, reportedly with nearly 10 million copies now sold, appears to be one of the most popular memoirs in history if not the most popular, period. We believe this could be the most successful memoir in history, Thomas Rabe, head of one of Penguin Random House 's parent companies, said Tuesday according to the Wall Street Journal.
It is stupid and strategically dangerous to say so.Put simply, such claims are just not true. Yes, in territorial terms, ISIS is a pale shadow of its former self. Yes, Trump deserves credit here. Enabling the U.S. military use more force, more often, more quickly, and in more places, Trump sped up the group's losses from the tempo under former President Barack Obama.
”Michelle and I just wanted to congratulate you on your engagement,; Obama wrote in the thoughtful handwritten note. ;After 26 years together, we can say that whatever challenges life may bring, sharing them with someone you love makes it all better.;A Rod 's response? "This means the world to us, " he tweeted alongside a photo of the note, adding the hashtag "#44 " as a nod to Obama 's status as the 44th president of the U.S. A Rod has met Obama at least once before at a Yankees visit to the White House during Obama 's time in office back in 2009, while Lopez just shared the stage with former First Lady Michelle Obama at this winter 's Grammy Awards, alongside stars including Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys and Jada Pinkett Smith, as the group delivered a message on the unifying power of music. Lopez also performed at one of the Inaugural Balls to honor the Obamas after the 2008 election.
March 21, 2019 4:38 pmJoe Biden is getting ready to run for president. Ahead of an expected campaign announcement in April, the former vice president is looking for ways to distinguish himself in the Democratic primary among the sizable field of candidates perhaps by pledging to serve only one term, or naming Stacey Abrams as his running mate, or announcing a slate of high profile endorsements out of the gate.
Washington D.C. District Court Judge Rudolph Contreras ruled the government violated federal law and did not fully study the environmental impact of oil development on 300,000 acres of federal land. (RELATED: Federal Oil And Gas Lease Sales Break $1 Billion In 2018, Nearly Triple Previous Record)Contreras did not void leases already sold, but he ordered the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to redo the environmental reviews used to approve the leases. The BLM must include in the redone reviews the effects of each new oil well on overall emissions in the U.S., including the pumped oil 's downstream effects, Contreras 's ruling said.