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- THE BEST "WORST PRESIDENT'' : What the Right Gets Wrong About Barack Obama
DetailsPolitical analyst and Democratic campaign veteran Mark Hannah and renowned New Yorker illustrator Bob Staake give Barack Obama the victory lap he deserves in this compendium that takes the presidents critics head-on and celebrates the presidents many under appreciated triumphs.Barack Obamas election in 2008 was a watershed moment in American history that inspired supporters on the Leftand fired up enemies on the Right. Elected in the midst of multiple crisesa Wall Street meltdown that imperiled the global economy and American troops entangled in two foreign warsBarack Obamas presidency promised, from the start, to be one of the most consequential presidencies in modern American history.Although he stabilized the economy and restored Americas prestige on the global stage, President Obama has been denied the credit he deserves, receiving instead acidic commentary from political opponents such as former Vice President Dick Cheney, who declared that Obama was the worst president in [his] lifetimean accusation that reflects the politics of resentment and recrimination that has come to characterize the presidents critics.In The Best Worst President, Mark Hannah and New Yorker illustrator Bob Staake swiftly and systematically debunk conservative lies and disinformation meant to negate the presidents accomplishments and damage his reputationbaseless charges too often left unchallenged by the national media.The Best Worst President is a whip-smart take down of these half-truths and hypocrisies, each refuted in a smart, witty, fact-based style. Hannah and Staake not only defend the president but showcase his administrations most surprising and under appreciated triumphsmaking clear he truly is the best worst president our nation has ever known.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Mark Hannah is a veteran of John Kerrys and Barack Obamas presidential campaigns and a Democratic political analyst who has appeared regularly on FOX News, MSNBC, and CNBC. He has written political analysis for PBS.org, The Huffington Post, and Politico and currently teaches at New York University and The New School. He holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University and the University of Southern California. A native of Cape Cod, he now lives in Brooklyn, New York.
SKU Code PRK B 3997 Weight in Kg 0.1700 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780062443052 Author Name Mark Hannah Publisher Name INDENT