BOOK REVIEW: Obama’s Mentor and the Radicalism He Backed

by Richard Poe
Monday, March 9, 2009

8:02 am Eastern Time
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BARACK OBAMA is the first U.S. president trained in the belief system of radical organizer Saul Alinsky. More than ever, Americans need to study Alinsky’s beliefs.

Information is scarce. Most writing on Alinsky is agitprop, cranked out by loyal disciples planted in the media. Sanford D. Horwitt’s Alinsky biography, “Let Them Call Me Rebel,” is no exception. It seeks to whitewash the father of “community organizing” as an American patriot, humanitarian and champion of the downtrodden.

Despite its bias, “Let Them Call Me Rebel” reveals much about the real Alinsky. Keep reading at »


One Response to “BOOK REVIEW: Obama’s Mentor and the Radicalism He Backed”
  1. Richard Poe says:

    See reader comments at FreeRepublic Mon Mar 9 09:17:01 2009

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