While President George H. Bush spoke of a new world order, and his “misunderestimated” son mangled the English language at countless press conferences, with Barack Obama the USA now has a talented orator as a president. There is a new word order. But does the new and skillful rhetoric match the reality when it comes to human rights?
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"From Inspiring Hope to Taking Action: Obama and Human Rights,"
Human Rights & Human Welfare: Vol. 9:
12, Article 4.
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