This is a good overview of how horribly the Civil War was taught for a century and how it still shapes people such as Donald Trump today. Until the late 1960s, history curricula in Trump’s home state of New York largely adhered to a narrow vision of American history, especially when discussing slavery, the Civil […]
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That it was always Democrats whom Starr found morally deficient and Republicans he defended maybe isn’t so surprising. But given his witch hunt against Bill Clinton in the 1990s that he followed by
Orrin Hatch is dead. He may have been known as Borin’ Orrin, but his career and positions represented some of the worst tendencies in American history. Born in Pittsburgh in 1934, Hatch grew up in a
Let’s be very clear up front here. Bob Dole was not a nice man. He was never a nice man. Just because he was the last World War II veteran to win the nomination to the presidency at the same time that Boomers were dealing with their parental issues through the ahistorical and frankly absurd […]
The Atlantic has yet another one of those “what is Tucker Carlson really thinking?” things that function as puff pieces by praising with a few faint damns. The first problem with the frami