obama

  • China’s president visits US as new animal welfare law goes into effect

    China’s president visits US as new animal welfare law goes into effect

    Chinese President Hu Jintao is welcomed to the United States this week, and many Americans are expecting President Obama to confront the world leader on China’s dismal human rights policies. Generally, in places where human rights are ignored or denied, concern for animal welfare hardly registers. China is no exception. A 2010 report by the […]

  • President Obama, Tucker Carlson weigh in on Michael Vick as season closes

    President Obama, Tucker Carlson weigh in on Michael Vick as season closes

    Sick of Vick? You’re in luck… maybe. The Eagles’ season, mercifully, ended on Sunday, ostensibly heralding the wane of 24/7 Michael Vick coverage. By all accounts, he’s played spectacularly these last few months, and he’s remained a favorite topic for anyone with a microphone – or a blog. In the last few weeks alone, […]