Obama has 'addiction to war' says writer Tariq Ali

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Barack Obama ran for office under the slogan 'Change We Can Believe in' and presented himself as a departure from his divisive predecessor.

Writer, filmmaker and activist Tariq Ali has been manning the barricades against American presidents for 40 years - and believes Obama represents no real change at all, as the rich have continued to prosper and the poor have continued to suffer.

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