To Obama: A People's History

by Jeanne Marie Laskas

  • ISBN: 9781408894507
  • SKU: 2030301006631

One of the most important politics books of the year To Obama is a record of a time when politics intersected with empathy The real story of Obama s America Sunday Times Every day President Obama received ten thousand letters from ordinary American citizens Every night he read ten of them before going to bed In To Obama Jeanne Marie Laskas interviews President Obama the letter writers themselves and the White House staff in the Office of Presidential Correspondence who were witness to the millions of pleas rants thank yous and apologies that landed in the mailroom during the Obama years At once desperate joyful hateful and despairing they form an intimate portrait of one man s relationship with the American people and of a time when empathy intersected with politics in the White House

KES 1,550

More information

One of the most important politics books of the year, To Obama is a record of a time when politics intersected with empathy. 'The real story of Obama's America' Sunday Times Every day, President Obama received ten thousand letters from ordinary American citizens. Every night, he read ten of them before going to bed. In To Obama, Jeanne Marie Laskas interviews President Obama, the letter-writers themselves and the White House staff in the Office of Presidential Correspondence who were witness to the millions of pleas, rants, thank-yous and apologies that landed in the mailroom during the Obama years. At once desperate, joyful, hateful and despairing, they form an intimate portrait of one man's relationship with the American people, and of a time when empathy intersected with politics in the White House.

Customer Reviews

This product does not have any reviews yet - be the first to write one.