Edited by Frank Marafiote for the Internet. With Hillary Clinton likely to pursue the Democratic nomination for president inquestions about her intellectual and moral education abound.
Thesis[ edit ] Rodham researched the thesis by interviewing Alinsky and others, and by conducting visits to low-income areas of Chicago nearby to her hometown, Park Ridge, Illinois and observing Community Action Programs in those areas. DebsMartin Luther King, Jr.
Alinsky's central critique of government antipoverty programs — that they tended to be too top-down and removed from the wishes of individuals.
But the student leader split with Mr. Alinsky over a central point. He vowed to 'rub raw the sores of discontent' and compel action through agitation. This, she believed, ran counter to the notion of change within the system. She declined the latter, saying that "after spending a year trying to make sense out of [Alinsky's] inconsistency, I need three years of legal rigor.
Clinton researchers and political opponents sought it out, contending it contained evidence that Rodham had held strong radical or Socialist views. A First Lady for Our Time. Instead, he, too, used some of Schechter's recollections. Johnson's 'War on Poverty' programs. Community-based anti-poverty programs don't work.
The Unfolding Story of Hillary Rodham Clinton that, "The contents of Hillary's thesis, and why she would want it hidden from public view, have long been the subject of intense interest. Most likely, she does not want the American people to know the extent to which she internalized and assimilated the beliefs and methods of Saul Alinsky.
It first received public exposure in when msnbc. The suppression of the thesis from to at the request of the Clinton White House was documented in March by reporter Dedman, who read the thesis at the Wellesley library and interviewed Rodham's thesis adviser.
Dedman found that the thesis did not disclose much of Rodham's own views.To read Hillary’s Wellesley College thesis about Saul Alinsky click here.
With Hillary Clinton likely to pursue the Democratic nomination for president in , questions about her intellectual and moral education abound. In , Hillary Rodham wrote a page senior thesis for Wellesley College about community organizer Saul Alinsky entitled "There Is Only the Fight An Analysis of the Alinsky Model." The thesis is now available.
While the work by Rodham as a college student was the subject of much speculation in articles and biographies of Hillary Rodham Clinton in the s, access to the thesis was. Hillary Rodham in , when she was president of Wellesley College's Young Republicans, shown here with the cover page of her senior thesis from on radical organizer Saul D.
Alinsky. senior thesis - Hillary Clinton Quarterly. Hillary Rodham Clinton's high school yearbook. Hillary's first speech about health care reform. Monica Lewinski: The price of shame. Hillary the dominatrix, Spy Magazine, Breaking News about Hillary. HILLARY'S Hillary’s senior thesis about activist Saul Alinsky.
Hillary Clinton's Thesis on Saul Alinsky Hillary D. Rodham. Political Science.
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