Commentary Magazine


Free Trade…

…with Colombia is opposed by Obama because, he says, of attacks on trade-union leaders? McCain tries to get in a good dig by mentioning that Obama wants to meet without preconditions with Hugo Chavez — but he doesn’t say who Hugo Chavez is, and then mentions the terrorist group FARC without explaining that FARC is a Colombian terrorist group. Which means the tens of millions of Americans listening have absolutely no idea what he was saying.