American Stories: Tales of Hope and Anger by Michael Brissenden

By Michael Brissenden

From the desolate coal-mining hollers of West Virginia to Washington, DC’s ghettos and the Mormon groups of Utah, this engrossing journalistic account travels the rustic with unheard of scope to grapple with political concerns and to inform the tales of the gamers, the hopeful real believers, the skeptics, the winners, and the losers. Following the lengthy and fractious political method that would both bring Barack Obama an opportunity to be a very transformative president or position him along one-term leaders reminiscent of Jimmy Carter, this chronicle additionally observes the Republican get together tear itself aside to discover a becoming opponent for Obama. It analyzes even if America’s first black president will meet the large expectancies of his citizens and the remainder of the area. With wry humor and slicing perception, this e-book explores a rare second in usa historical past and stocks stories of individuals, identification, and culture.

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