Tag: John Kerry

Kerry Warns of 'Apartheid State' in Israel

By Chris Hoenig Secretary of State John Kerry’s office is in crisis-control mode, admitting that the secretary did not use the best choice of words when he warned that Israel risks becoming an “apartheid state” if a peace accord that creates an independent Palestinian state is not agreed upon. In…

Obama's Cabinet Diversity Record 'Embarrassing as Hell'

Why is President Obama’s new Cabinet overwhelmingly white and male A recent group photo of Obama and his advisers in the White House published by The New York Times pinpointed what many have been noticinga huge lack of racial and gender diversity. Is he shortchanging the millions of Blacks, Latinos…

[Slideshow] Obama's New National Security TeamBetter Put on Your Sunglasses

Will President Obama’s inner circle of advisors be largely white and malefor a second term And what does that mean for global cultural competence and understanding the issues facing women and racial/ethnic/religious minorities that impact our nation’s security [SlideDeck2 id=23179] Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts, the 2004 Democratic nominee for…