WorldViews: Obama explains his thinking on Syria and it is profoundly conservative

By Max Fisher, January 21, 2014

President Obama discussed his administration's approach to the war in Syria, among other topics, in great depth with the New Yorker's David Remnick in a profile that came out Friday. While Obama did not offer any revelatory scooplets, it's fascinating to learn how he describes and defends his administration's response to the conflict that has claimed over 100,000 lives and thrown the region into turmoil.

Read full article >>