On the Plane

Archive: August 2, 2009 - August 8, 2009

Straight Talk in Nairobi

By Mary Beth Sheridan NAIROBI, Aug. 6 -- At a town hall meeting on Thursday, an interviewer remarked on the "surprisingly frank" language that Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton had used in addressing Kenya's democratic failings. Clinton acknowledged her blunt style -- and went on to display it anew....

By Liz Ward | August 6, 2009; 4:33 PM ET | Comments (2)

Clinton Shows Off Her New Kenyan Hairdo

By Mary Beth Sheridan NAIROBI -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton often injects a personal note into her speeches to create a bond with her audience -- mentioning her daughter, the artwork she's bought overseas, the people she's met in her many trips. On Wednesday, she brought up her...

By Kendra Nichols | August 5, 2009; 12:56 PM ET | Comments (0)


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