What op-ed writers across the political spectrum have said about Thomas Frank and
What's the Matter with Kansas?:
"The best political book of the year."
-Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times, November 3, 2004
"Frank is a formidable controversialist-imagine Michael Moore with a trained brain and an intellectual conscience."
-George F. Will, The Washington Post, July 8, 2004
-Barbara Ehrenreich, The New York Times, July 1, 2004
"Mr. Frank re-injects economic-class issues into the debate with sardonic vehemence."
-Jerome Weeks, The Dallas Morning News, June 27, 2004
"A searing piece of work . . . one of the most important political writings in years."
-The Boston Globe
"Dazzlingly insightful and wonderfully sardonic . . . Frank has made much sense of the world in this book."
"Impassioned, compelling . . . Frank's books mark him as one of the most insightful thinkers of the twenty-first century, four years into it."
"Very funny and very painful . . . Add another literary gold star after Thomas Frank's name."
-San Francisco Chronicle
About the Author
Thomas Frank is the author of Pity the Billionaire, The Wrecking Crew, What's the Matter with Kansas?, and One Market Under God. A former opinion columnist for The Wall Street Journal, Frank is the founding editor of The Baffler and a monthly columnist for Harper's. He lives outside Washington, D.C.