by Douglas Roche
May 6, 2009
In the first 100 days of his presidency, Barack Obama has started to move the United States towards a culture of peace, a remarkable achievement in a world still torn by conflict.
His actions on winding down the war in Iraq, restarting nuclear disarmament negotiations with Russia, thawing relations with Cuba, closing Guantanamo and ending the policy of torture have been dramatic. In short, the new president is bringing the world to…
Jonathan Granoff is the President of the Global Security Institute, a representative to United Nations of the World Summits of Nobel Peace Laureates, a former Adjunct Professor of International Law at Widener University School of Law, and Senior Advisor to the Committee on National Security American Bar Association International Law Section.