The movie Obama 2016 is more of a documentary that explains the early life of the president of U.S., Obama. It entails how he follows his childhood dream all the way from Hawaii to Indonesia and Kenya. Commentator and director of the movie Dinesh D’Souza explores the hardships that Obama goes through; the movie also shows that Obama is largely influenced by the anti colonialist characters. Obama’s character of an intellect in the movie is progressed by his return to Kenya, which is his birthplace. The movie discloses the father of Obama and D’ Souza describe his father as anti colonialist views of the British Empire. According to the movie, this is supposedly the reason why Obama rejects American exceptionalism and thus why he tries to reshape the United States of America. One of the movies basic arguments are that president Obama wants to extensively the pressure that the United States has on the world while escalating the influence of the countries that he thinks have suffered both economically or politically owing to the United States and the western domination (Obama 2016).
In the American history, the European colonized the United States in the 1490s. Parts of America that were colonized by the European empire include the North America were used for transportation in the early 17th century. This continued to the era of the American Revolution in the year 1776. The Spanish empire also colonized the United States of America in the 15th century. On the other hand, the fall of the Roman Empire eventually emerged from the roman republic. This republic was transformed from a republic to a monarchy by Augustus Caesar and Julius Caesar. One of the main reasons known for the fall of the Roman Empire was the rivalry between the Senate and the Emperor. The Roman Emperor had the official power, which enabled him to control the civil, religious, and military affairs in Rome, the senate only served as the advisory body. The influential and wealthy Roman Emperors unavoidably started being corrupt , and many lived a morally wrong, lifestyle. The Roman Empire witnessed many cases of hostility between the Senators and the Emperors. None of the Senators were in terms with the Emperor (Mark& John 122).
One of the most common aspects between the fall of Roman Empire and the colonization of Americans by Spain and England, is the roles that were played by influential individuals to ensure that there was a change to the way people belonging to a nation were treated by intruders. These characters include such as Christopher Columbus, Julius creaser, Augustus Caesar to name but a few. This same theme is portrayed in the movie Obama 2016.
In conclusion, this movie takes the audience through the journey of a man who has dedicated his work to define America in the next four years. Obama is the right man for the job, his policies is mostly in the interest of the larger American society. He has the ability to move large crowds in the right direction. The movie shows Obama trying to reshape the United States from where the founding fathers left it. It is vital to note that the movie is also positive on the election of president Obama on a second term (Obama 2016). The film should be taken seriously, as it is a continuation of the economy of the United States.
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Mark Carnes, John Garraty. The American Nation: A History of the United States, London:Wiley Publishers. 2012. Print