Panel Discussion on Presidents Eisenhower and Obama
Daniel Klaidman, author of Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency and Evan Thomas, author of Ike’s… read more
Daniel Klaidman, author of Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency and Evan Thomas, author of Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, talked about the presidencies of Dwight Eisenhower and Barack Obama. The authors talked about the similarities in style of the two presidents despite the differences in their backgrounds. The panel was moderated by Stephen Wrage, editor of Immaculate Warfare: Participants Reflect on the Air Campaigns over Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Iraq.
“Is Barack Like Ike?” was a panel of the twelfth annual Annapolis Book Festival, hosted by the Key School Parents' Association, held in Katharine Hall on the Key School campus in Annapolis, Maryland. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Klaidman, Daniel National Correspondent Newsweek->Politics
- Thomas, Evan Professor in Residence Princeton University->Journalism
- Wrage, Stephen D. Professor U.S. Naval Academy->Political Science Department
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