August 28, 2014
Obama's Hazy Sense of History
Victor Davis Hanson, National Review
The Associated Press
President Obama doesn’t know much about history. In his therapeutic 2009 Cairo speech, Obama outlined all sorts of Islamic intellectual and technological pedigrees, several of which were undeserved. He exaggerated Muslim contributions to printing and medicine, for example, and was flat-out wrong about the catalysts for the European Renaissance and Enlightenment.
TAGGED: Barack Obama, U.S. Foreign Policy