I am pleased to announce that my political biography of President Obama, Radical-in-Chief: Barack Obama and the Untold Story of American Socialism, will be published on October 19 by the Threshold imprint of Simon & Schuster. Here is the Amazon page. Here is the cover:
Given my various adventures during the last presidential campaign, it seemed best to remain discreet until now. The goal has been to minimize any possible interference with my research, which has proceeded non-stop since 2008. The book is under embargo, so I cannot detail its revelations.
Germany invades Belgium, the United Kingdom declares war on Germany, the U.S. declares its neutrality (1914)
Diplomatic relations between Mexico and the Soviet Union are established (1924)
A tip from a Dutch informer leads the Gestapo to a sealed-off area in an Amsterdam warehouse where they find Jewish diarist Anne Frank and her family (1944)
b: Yasser Arafat (1929), David Lange (1942), Alberto Gonzales (1955), Barack Obama (1961)
Community Organizing for the New Progressive Era