- Frida Ghitis: In an Atlantic piece, Obama fails to acknowledge his own mistakes on Syria, where nearly half a million people have died
- She says Obama is brilliant and right to think of himself highly, but he lacks humility to find many faults in his own record
Frida Ghitis is a world affairs columnist for The Miami Herald and World Politics Review, and a former CNN producer and correspondent. Follow her @FridaGhitis. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)If you want to understand how President Barack Obama views the world and America's role in it, "The Obama Doctrine" article in The Atlantic is indispensable reading. But if you are hoping to find deep presidential introspection there, you will be disappointed.