Charlie Savage, the Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times journalist, has put together a wide-ranging and important examination of the Obama presidency focusing on the legal-security chall
Seven years after the cataclysmic events of fall 2008, when the global financial system all but melted away, we have the testimony of the last of the key decision-makers during that crisis: then-Fe
“On Inequality is neither informative nor entertaining.”
“readers will find Nothing is True and Everything Is Possible not only unsettling but also difficult to put down.”
“Act of Congress should be essential reading.”
Conspiracies, intrigue, key political figures, CIA miscalculations, assassination failures, and the top Capos of the National Crime Syndicate—what a story that would make.
“The essential point The Endgame misses, however, is what the Surge really showed, which . . .
“Ms. Bassetti offers a convincing argument.”
“. . . a fast paced and enjoyable trip down the left side of the ‘Don’t Tread on Me’ highway . . .”
“. . . hilarious . . . scathing critiques of American political elites and their reigning conceits.”
“The authors’ assessments about the future are thus overshadowed by unavoidable questions.
“Many will disagree with Michael O’Hanlon on essential points. But the level of debate is what counts so that our armed forces are supported by intelligent strategic decisions.
“Could it be that what feeds both ‘dependence corruption’ and excess lobbying is simply overworked Representatives? . . .
(Alfred A. Knopf Publishers, September 14, 2010