thedailybeast.com — With Election Day just around the corner and the world awash in idle banter about “Obama’s broken dream,” his “vanished charm,” and even, while we’re at it, “the assassination of hope,” it is not idle to point out what should be obvious: that in four years the 44th president of the United States has pulled off no fewer than three revolutions. First came his reform of health care—an effort no less major for being incomplete. Next, Obama revolutionized an economic landscape in the midst of an unprecedented crisis. Last but not least, Obama profoundly altered the course of American diplomacy and, through it, his country’s image around the world. For the most part, then, Barack Obama has kept his promises. To allow him to keep them fully, Americans need only offer him a second term—the second term that, from the first, he said he would need to carry out his program.
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