A PROFILE OF HOPE is a revealing look at the 2008 Presidential Election.
Pearson combines her knowledge of politics and media to give a compelling narrative
of the events surrounding Barack Obama's historic win to the White House. The result
is enlightening and inspiring.
The book begins with the Iowa Caucuses where Obama gets a surprising win. It chronicles
the events of the primary & general elections, analyzes the media scrutiny, reviews
race in America, and examines the future of the Republican Party.
Pearson explores - What went wrong with McCain’s campaign? Why guilt by association
did not work? Is the Republican brand in trouble? Does race matter? By answering
these and other questions with candor, Pearson discloses how Barack Obama won the
A PROFILE OF HOPE also includes a compilation of key speeches given by Obama, in
addition to, McCain's concession speech.