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HNN Hot Topics: Barack Obama: 2012 Election

Barack Obama preparing for a press conference, 2009. Credit: Wikipedia

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  • Alfred J. Zacher: If He's Re-Elected, Will Obama be a Successful Second-Termer? (6-4-12)
  • Michael H. Hunt and Steven I. Levine: Power Pivot or Duffer’s Divot?: Obama’s Asia Policy (4-9-12)
  • Walter G. Moss: Does Barack Obama Have True Political Wisdom? (Yes, He Does.) (3-12-12)
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  • Robert Brent Toplin: Why Has Obama Been More Successful Abroad Than at Home? Three Words: No GOP Obstructionism (2-13-12)
  • Rosemarie Ostler: Lesson for Obama: GOP Mud Didn't Stick to FDR (1-16-12)
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  • Commentary: Media

  • Michael A. Cohen: Has President Obama Kept His Campaign Promises? (7-23-12)
  • James Fallows: Review of David Maraniss's "Barack Obama: The Story" (6-17-12)