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“The Other:” Barack Obama and the Fight for American Identity

A scant nineteen months into office, Barack Obama has become the lightning rod for the unfolding fight for American identity—a fight that will last far into the twenty-first century as the country becomes minority white and dramatically more pluralistic. That … Continued

Politics

Of Hope and Pathos: The Failure of National Leadership

Being the week for year-back reflections on the election of Barack Obama, one is hard-pressed to find or feel the euphoric spirit of the nation and the global community that beautiful evening when the new President took the stage in … Continued