Yet Andrew also believed that the complicit mainstream media had refused to examine President Obama's ideological past, or the carefully crafted persona he and his advisers had constructed for him. It is for that reason that we launched "The Vetting," an ongoing series in which we explore the ideological background of President Obama (and other presidential candidates)--not to re-litigate 2008, but because ideas and actions have consequences. It is also in that spirit that we discovered, and now present, the booklet described below--one that includes a marketing pitch for a forthcoming book by a then-young, otherwise unknown former president of the
Harvard Law Review
. It is evidence--not of the President's foreign origin, but that Barack Obama's public persona has perhaps been presented differently at different times.
***Breitbart News has obtained a promotional booklet produced in 1991 by Barack Obama'sthen-literary agency, Acton & Dystel, which touts Obama as "born in Kenya and raised inIndonesia and Hawaii."The booklet, which was distributed to "business colleagues" in the publishing industry,includes a brief biography of Obama among the biographies of eighty-nine other authorsrepresented by Acton & Dystel.It also promotes Obama's anticipated first book,
Journeys in Black and White
Dreams from My Father
Obama’s biography in the booklet is as follows (image
and text below):