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Obama’s speech CON: Obama walking a fine line on borders issue

Obama’s Speech Con

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/cover_story/article/obamas_speech_pro_or_con_20110524

One week ago, on May 19, President Barack Obama delivered powerful remarks on democracy and reform in the Middle East. He not only raised these normally hortatory ideals to top-tier U.S. interests, but he put the dictator of America’s most dangerous Arab antagonist —Syria’s Bashar Assad — on personal notice that he may soon find himself joining the leaders of Egypt and Tunisia in forced retirement. All this was welcome news.

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