Is Obama Too Thoughtful for His Own Good?
In today’s complex, tumultuous world of global affairs, perhaps nuance and patience aren’t assets for an American president.
Ambitious or ambivalent? Patient or plodding? Disingenuous or defensive? A close look at the intellectual inspiration of Barack Obama, America’s 44th president — and how his worldview has impacted the world.
This week on The E.R., Foreign Policy’s David Rothkopf, Rosa Brooks, and Kori Schake take a deep dive into the Rorschach-test president and the psyche behind the Obama doctrine with Jeffrey Goldberg of the Atlantic, inspired by Goldberg’s recent series of interviews with the president.