"We've ended two wars." -- Barack Obama, July 21, 2015, at a DSCC fundraiser held at a "private residence."
"Now that we have ended two wars responsibly, and brought home hundreds of American troops, we salute this new generation of veterans." -- National Security Adviser Susan Rice, May 20, 2015
"His presidency makes a potentially great story: the first African-American in the White House, who helped the country recover from recession and ended two wars." -- Dominic Tierney, The Atlantic, January 15, 2015, "America Will Miss Obama When He's Gone."
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[Subscribe to Glenn Greenwald] Glenn Greenwald is a journalist,former constitutional lawyer, and author of four New York Times bestselling books on politics and law. His most recent book, "No Place to Hide," is about the U.S. surveillance state and his experiences reporting on the Snowden documents around the world. His forthcoming book, to be published in April, 2021, is about Brazilian history and current politics, with a focus on his experience in reporting a series of expose's in 2019 and 2020 which exposed high-level corruption by powerful officials in the government of President Jair Bolsonaro, which subsequently attempted to prosecute him for that reporting.
Foreign Policy magazine named Greenwald one of the top 100 Global Thinkers for 2013. He was the debut winner, along with "Democracy Now's" Amy Goodman, of the Park Center I.F. Stone Award for Independent Journalism in 2008, and also received the 2010 Online Journalism Award for his investigative work breaking the story of the abusive (more...)