Obama: Master and Commander

Obama: Master and Commander

by Frederick Monderson


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OBAMA - MASTER AND COMMANDER is the third volume in the trilogy of the Obama Saga featuring Barack Obama: Ready, Fit to Lead and Barack Obama: Master of Washington, DC. Now OBAMA: MASTER AND COMMANDER focuses on some developments in the dynamics of Republican challenge to Mr. Obama's Presidency. As such, the author has argued, sometime after the 2008 election and certainly by Inauguration Day, a group of high level Republican leaders met and resolved to sabotage Mr. Obama's Presidency. This treasonous behavior was publicly enunciated in Senator Mitch McConnell commitment "to make Barack Obama a one-term President." Thus, once this "McConnell Mandate" was laid down, all manner of Republican "minions vying to be whales" unleashed open-season disrespecting the man, his race as the first African American President and the Office of the Presidency of the United States.

The assault against the President of the United States ranged from that of "You lie" Wilson; "Go for the Kill" Billy Krystal; "Waterloo" DeMint; "Poison the well" Rick Santorum; to "Gangster Government" Michele Bachmann; "Stupid" Senator Charles Grassley; and "Stupid" former Governor John Sununu. Not to be left out, Donald Trump and his "Birther" nonsense; Arizona's "Black Protester with Guns" and his "Pastor Anderson Praying for the death of Barack Obama" are only some of the outlandish and disrespectful tirades unleashed against President Obama. Threats to the life of Mr. Obama and his family have not gone unnoticed. However, intellectually and tactically superior to his opponents, Mr. Obama allowed these leaders in government and civil life to unload the deepest sentiments they held against him as a man who is Executive President of the United States, Commander-In-Chief and leader of the Western Alliance. Disarming them strategically with his infectious smile and quick thinking he simply dismissed them as "good ole boys" being "good ole boys!" Though he came around to admit, "Politics is a contact sport" and welcomed "Republicans playing hard!"

However, OBAMA: MASTER AND COMMANDER delves beyond the politics of the "City on a Hill" to showcase its art, and architectural and Memorial magnificence. From the George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, World War I, World War II, Theodore Roosevelt, Korean War, Vietnam, the DC, and Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorials, to the stupendous artistic extravaganza of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, as well as the Madison and Adams Buildings of that august Institutional repository, the Folger Shakespeare Library and architectural masterpiece of the Capital Building, the White House, Lafayette Park and images of Washington's beauty are all captured here easing the acerbic tone of DC's politics with the joy and beauty of the city's aesthetic wonderment.

Dr. Fred Monderson is a college professor and retired New York City educator who taught American History and Government to Sixth and Seventh grade students. He can be reached at:

fredsegypt.com@fredsegypt.com blackfolksbooks.com@blackfolksbooks.com blackegypt.com@blackegypt.com sumonpublishers.com@sumonpublishers.com

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781610230407
Publisher: SuMon Publishers
Publication date: 01/26/2013
Pages: 766
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.53(d)

About the Author

Frederick Monderson is a retired college professor and school teacher who taught African History in the City University of New York and American History and Government in the New York public schools. He has written nearly 1000 articles in the New York Black Press, Daily Challenge, Afro Times and New American newspapers. In this venture, Monderson lends his expertise as a historian, Egyptologist, journalist and author of several books including Michael Jackson: The Last Dance, 50 on Point, Black Nationalism: Alive and Well, Barack Obama: Ready, Fit to Lead, Barack Obama: Master of Washington, D.C., Sonny Carson: The Final Triumph, and on ancient Egypt Seven Letters to Mike Tyson on Egyptian Temples, 10 Poems Praising Great Blacks for Mike Tyson, Research Essays on Ancient Egypt, Temple of Karnak: The Majestic Architecture of Ancient Kemet, Where are the Kamite Kings?, Abydos and Osiris, Temple of Luxor, Medinet Habu: Mortuary Temple of Rameses III, The Quintessential Book on Ancient Egypt: "Holy Land" (A Novel on Egypt), Hatshepsut's Temple at Deir el Bahari, The Majesty of Egyptian Gods and Temples (a book of Egyptian Poems), Egypt Essays on Ancient Kemet, The Ramesseum: Mortuary Temple of Rameses II, The Colonnade: Then and Now, Reflections on Ancient Kemet, Grassroots View of Ancient Egypt, Glory of the Ancestors: 19 Letters to O.J. Simpson on Ancient African History and Celebrating Dr. Ben-Jochannan. A student of the esteemed Dr. Yosef ben-Jochannan, Dr. Monderson conducts tours to Egypt.

For Tour information, Please contact Orleane Brooks-Williams at Nostrand Travel, 730 Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11216. Phone Number 718-756-5300. Next Tour of Egypt is July 12-July 26, 2013.

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