A chain e-mail about michelle obama purports to be excerpts from a senior thesis she wrote while at princeton university it's true that obama the thesis is available on the internet the politics news site politico reported on it in february 2008 and posted a copy it had obtained from princeton university. From mark gardner, blogging at whackynation: no wonder princeton university was trying to hide michelle obama's senior thesis the politico has gotten ahold of it, and, wow what an angry woman who has a serious problem with blacks and whites living together in an integrated society barack obama. Those media accounts of the thesis have largely focused on what it shows about the woman who wrote it consider, for instance, these choice quotes from obama's thesis introduction included at the top of last week's influential politico story on the document my experiences at princeton have made me far. An easy way for a new publication to get attention and clicks is to troll the feminist blogosphere today, politico magazine brings the internet a story by michelle cottle titled leaning out: how michelle obama became a feminist nightmare the premise, more or less, is that the only way way to be a true. Contrary to conventional spin, this week's regional elections were a triumph for the german master of triangulation. Claim #3, thesis paper obama did write a paper on nuclear disarmament for an honors course in american foreign policy during his senior year, but it wasn't the sort of “thesis” that some colleges require for graduation and keep on file in their libraries, like those that hillary clinton and michelle obama.
Before today, callers to mudd requesting information on obama's thesis were told that the thesis has been made temporarily unavailable and were directed to the university office of communications following the thesis' release by the obama campaign to politicocom, a political news site, the university. He also said obama spent a whole year writing a “thesis” or “senior thesis” on the topic of nuclear negotiations with the former soviet union “my recollection is that the according to politico, obama's name does not appear on any legal scholarships during his time at harvard his campaign reportedly said. Part of the mass communication commons recommended citation sikanku, godwin etse barack obama's identity construction and international media representations during the 2008 presidential election: a discursive and comparative framing analysis phd (doctor of philosophy) thesis, university of iowa, 2013. It's not clear whether ben wofford and his superiors at politico magazine were lazy, ignorant, or malicious critics of headlines are always well served to exercise caution, since titles and subtitles usually aren't of the author's making, but, conveniently, the subtitle here and the piece's thesis match up.
Politico alleges she also plagiarized portions of her phd thesis at columbia university reporting team, published a story detailing a number of passages that appeared to be plagiarism in “what the (bleep) just happened,” crowley's 2012 book criticizing president barack obama's first term in office. Indeed, during the morning edition segment on wednesday, martin allowed meyer to present this thesis without much pushback she even in fact, since politico published the story on sunday, it has received widespread criticism, not only from former obama officials, but also from other experts with inside. Interest in the thesis and in clinton's relationship with alinsky continued during the 2008 democratic party presidential primaries, as clinton battled illinois senator barack obama, who had also been reported to have been exposed to alinsky-style ideas and methods during his time as a chicago community organizer.
I read the first 25 pages at politicocom my struggle would be a catchier title for this work i'm only half-joking it reads like an emotional personal diary entry gussied up as “thesis” this is a totally race-obsessed individual she and obama must have been two peas in a pod back in the day it is no surprise that they ended. A politico post by jeffrey ressner on michelle obama's 1985 princeton thesis, entitled princeton-educated blacks and the black community, can be found here politico is currently hosting it in a 4-part pdf a complete pdf of the thesis can be downloaded here the next post will be a word-searchable. Michelle notes that she graduated with honors in her major again, the problem is that her undergraduate thesis is on the web you might expect that she wrote about shakespeare's sonnets or the political evolution of web du bois well, no essentially michelle obama wrote about the problems of being a.