Become a Fan. You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNews
David Benjamin is a novelist and journalist, originally from Madison, Wisconsin. He now splits his time between New York and Paris. He is the author of The Life & Times of the Last Kid Picked (Random House, 2002) and is currently working on a new novel as well as revisions to his nonfiction guide to Japan's national sport, The Joy of Sumo. His work has appeared in many periodicals, including the New York Times, L.A. Times, Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer, etc.
(1 comments) SHARE Monday, June 8, 2009 So, Who the Hell is Norman Thomas?
In light of right-wing outrage over Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor's citation of Socialist Norman Thomas in her Princeton yearbook entry, a look back at the career of Norman Thomas, a great American statesman.