Global Politics

President Obama's UN debut

Player utilities

Listen to the story.

Yesterday President Obama took to the international stage as he made his United Nations debut. From yesterday's climate change summit to tomorrow's nuclear disarmament talk ? and anticipated flourishes from Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Libya's Muammar Gaddafi along the way ? we take a look at President Obama's global positioning with worldly thinkers Richard Wolffe and Reihan Salam. Richard Wolffe is a journalist and author of the bestselling book "Renegade: The Making of a President." Reihan Salam is a fellow at the New America Foundation and editor of The American Scene.

Related Stories