Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

New Book by Stephen Kinzer released

January 23, 2017

A new book,The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire, written by Senior Fellow Stephen Kinzer hit bookshelves today. In it, "Kinzer turns his attention to the formative events of American imperialism, which sheds new light on understanding the way the United States acts in the world today."

Read the full press release here.

Other coverage of the release includes:

Trump, Roosevelt, and American Empire – NECN

Like Trump, Teddy Roosevelt was accused of being a charlatan – New York Post

TIME

The History of U.S. Intervention and The 'Birth of The American Empire' – NPR's Fresh Air

The debate that became a battle for 'the divided American soul' – The Dallas News

Interview on Ron Paul's Liberty Report: