Obama's Prize-Winning Oratory

Johnson, Paul
December 2009
Forbes Asia;12/14/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 19, p14
The article presents the author's comments on U.S. President Barack Obama, who has received the Nobel Prize. The author states that the trouble with Obama is that he talks a great deal and seems to believe that talk is often a substitute for deeds. According to the author, the president has shown no signs that he possesses the requisite gifts, and unfortunately, he is expected to take decisive action, as well as orate. He suggests that Obama needs to be a shrewd, cautious and active statesman.


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