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The Communist

“I admire Russia for wiping out an economic system which permitted a handful of rich to exploit and beat gold from the millions of plain people. . . . As one who believes in freedom and democracy for all, I honor the Red nation.” —FRANK MARSHALL DAVIS, 1947

In his memoir, Barack Obama omits the full name of his mentor, simply calling him “Frank.” Now, the truth is out: Never has a figure as deeply troubling and controversial as Frank Marshall Davis had such an impact on the development of an American president…

Submitted:Jul 7, 2012
Author:Paul Kengor
Brand:Mercury Ink
Total comments:0
Category:African-American & Black
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jul 7, 2012 The Communist (9781451698091): Paul Kengor: Books The Communist (9781451698091): Paul Kengor: Books