Obama Could Learn Something From Honest Abe
Sure, we aren’t on the brink of a civil war, but Obama should still channel Abraham Lincoln in dealing with fierce opposition. E.J. Dionne writes in his new column, “Lincoln’s Lessons For Obama”:
Can President Obama take advantage of the egalitarian sentiment let loose in the country by the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations? Would doing so be consistent with the moderate, conciliatory persona he has cultivated?