In this compact and uniquely formatted book, Roger Hirschberg has put together a chronology and guide through some of the most important and memorable events of the Trump years as depicted in his letters that were published from 2017 to 2020 in The New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe and Los Angeles Times.
About the Author
Roger Hirschberg has been reading about politics and history since his days at Amherst College, from which he graduated before going to dental school. His life long interest in public aﬀairs is reﬂected in these pages.
In this remarkable compilation of letters and commentary, Roger Hirschberg has provided both a brilliant set of insights into the disaster that was the Trump Presidency and a unique reminder of how importantly citizen pundits can contribute through a free press to our debates about critical issues- Steve Sinding PhD, Formerly Professor of Public Health and Public and International Aﬀairs, Columbia University
Roger Hirschberg is truly a plain spoken philosopher for our time- measured, honest, direct and clear-eyed. Although each letter to the editor responds to a particular event, taken together, the set of letters paints a consistent and compelling picture of Trump's four years in oﬃce.- Arleen Leibowitz PhD Professor Emeritus, UCLA Luskin School of Public Aﬀairs