Introduction: Obama and the Promise of Change / Luigi Esposito and Laura L. Finley Progressivism and Economics : The Case of President Obama / Steven L. Arxer, Matthew Babcock, and Walter Borges Educating the "Education President" / Jung Min Choi, Tashina J. Vavuris, and Mariko Ono Negotiating Health : The Challenges of Progressive Healthcare Reform in the U.S. / Lisa Konczal Obama, Progressivism, Harm Reduction, and Drug Policy : From War to Health and Rights / Fernando Perez In The Land Of The Blind : Evaluating Obama's Environmental Record / Kent D. Shifferd Rating the 44th President on Immigration / Randall Amster and Margaret Groarke Obama at War / Nicolas J.S. Davies Race and the Obama Presidency / Victor Romano and Melanie Sberna Hinojosa The First Female President? Assessing Obama's First-term Work on Women's Issues / Laura L. Finley Waiting for Change : Obama and the LGBT Community / P. Tom Semm and Christina Sanchez-Weston Being Progressive on National Security : The Rolling Back of Bush Administration Policies and Keeping America Safe / Christian A.I. Schlaerth, Aaron Puhrmann, Katelyn Rozenbroek, and Hilary Cook Conclusion: Obama and the Future of Progressivism in the US / Laura L. Finley and Luigi Esposito.
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