Michelle obama's senior year thesis at princeton university, obtained from the campaign by politico, shows a document written by a young woman grappling with a society in which a black princeton alumnus might only be allowed to remain on the periphery read the full thesis here: part 1, part 2, part 3,. 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 so unless you are in an all black college, it's a given that the college is predominantly white if she spent more time. [caption id=attachment_448 align=alignright width=250 caption=april 27, 2009 issue] snapshot-2009-04-27-01-18-19 [/caption] michelle obama '85 didn't like her time at princeton in her senior thesis, she wrote how she always felt she was “black first and a student second” because of a white cultural and social. Princeton releases michelle obama's senior thesis share tweet reddit flipboard email this story was written by esther breger, the daily princetonian. Princeton-educated blacks and the black community michelle lavaughn robinson a thesis presented to princeton university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of bachelor of arts in department of sociology princeton, new jersey, 1985 scs lllllll lllllllll lllllllls 0000.
May 6, 2008 but michelle obama's shallow world view is equally obvious, as no less a observer than christopher hitchens can plainly see what we're getting 20 oprah quit going there because of what she heard why not michelle why not barack read her senior thesis and understand a bit more 5/6/08, 11:41. In recent broadcasts of fox news' hannity & colmes, sean hannity has repeatedly distorted a passage from michelle obama's 1985 princeton senior thesis to suggest that obama was asserting her own views when she wrote that [ i]t is possible that black individuals either chose to or felt pressure to come. Future politician bill bradley wrote about harry truman ralph nader explored lebanese agriculture but few senior theses have attracted as much attention as michelle obama's 1985 paper, princeton-educated blacks and the black community bloggers have been devouring the 96-page paper since its.
Has access to michelle obama's senior thesis been restricted until after the 2008 presidential election. During the 2008 presidential campaign, obama's senior thesis, “princeton- educated blacks and the black community,” was exhumed from the archives of the university and fueled the perception that she detested it “my experiences at princeton have made me far more aware of my 'blackness' than ever. I'll expose alinsky's background in future articles, but before we go too far, let us just start with michelle obama's college days, since to find her high the article racist, offensive, and inaccurate for daring to question the group's true commitment and to present a thesis on race relations counter to its own.
Sep 9, 2008 michelle obama is part of the affirmative action generation of above-average but far-from-stellar performers who were granted preferential admission to america's most moreover they appear not in an off-the-cuff transcript but in a thesis that is supposed to reflect the culmination of one's college career. This week, princeton university lifted restrictions it had placed on public access to michelle obama's senior thesis the limits on access to her scholarship on “ princeton educated blacks and the black community” had fueled a small firestorm (“what's princeton concealing for michelle” read one headline.