Obama college thesis columbiamichael baron, the columbia professor who remembers obama and corroborates his time at columbia?, now a digital media executive for a sarasota-based company, mistakenly used the term "thesis" when he spoke with the. but today barack obama made it official: he doesn't have and can't release any copies of the thesis-length paper he wrote 25 years ago while a senior at columbia university."journalists began hounding columbia university for copies of the musty document," wrote jim popkin, an nbc news senior investigative producer in a july 2008 blog posting. elusive obama "thesis," it seems, stems from in an inadvertent slip of the tongue by one of obama's former professors. maybe if the obama campaign would release the thesis and obama's college transcript like a normal presidential campaign, we could all decide for ourselves whether obama deserves an a. and david bossie, the former congressional investigator and "right-wing hit man," as one newspaper described him, took out classified newspaper ads in columbia university's newspaper and the chicago tribune in march searching for the term paper.
Obama's plan hatched at Columbia University says classmatethat he had "never seen obama's thesis," and other bloggers followed with contrite apologies. obama did write a paper on nuclear disarmament for an honors course in american foreign policy during his senior year, but it wasn’t the sort of “thesis” that some colleges require for graduation and keep on file in their libraries, like those that hillary clinton and michelle obama released.’s behavior at college wasn’t exactly what one would expect from a future president of the united states."fake but accurate: obama 'thesis' proves his treason even after it's debunked,". began hounding columbia university for copies of the musty document. we last spoke with Matthew Avitabile, a grad student in upstate New York who writes a blog called Jumping in Pools, he had stirred up a hornet's nest with a satirical posting that claimed President Barack Obama wanted soldiers to stop taking an oath to the Constitution and instead pledge their loyalty to the president himself. however, what has leaked along with this information was the subject of a thesis written by the young obama while still an undergraduate at columbia.
Written his senior year at Columbia University, Obama's thesis was about Soviet nuclear disarmament. written his senior year at columbia university, obama's thesis was about soviet nuclear disarmament. a columbia university spokesman told politifact that "an undergraduate thesis requirement for those in political science did not even exist at columbia in 1983. obama’s college records are not “sealed” by a court order, as this graphic would have you believe., obama’s time at columbia is not a complete cipher. should be noted that none of this is to imply that obama holds the same views now that he held in college. while he was still on air, limbaugh received notice from a listener who was skeptical of the thesis story and found nothing to back it up.
"brian lancaster" (pseudonym for matthew avitabile),"obama college thesis: 'constitution is inherently flawed". many more articles like that could be written if obama’s college transcripts showed him regularly taking courses on this kind of material, or even one or two? written his senior year at columbia university, obama's thesis was about soviet nuclear disarmament. he also is listed in the columbia university student directory from the 1982-1983 school year. 21, 2009, michael ledeen of pajamas media,A political blog, wrote about obama's alleged thesis:"that’s quite an indictment, even for an ivy league undergraduate. isn’t surprised that he was not widely-remembered by fellow columbia classmates. and perhaps no set of documents is more coveted due to its total unavailability than the president’s college records.