Politics

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“Holtzman is courageous in writing this book. It certainly won’t win her a White House invitation to the Christmas Party.

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The theory of the case made by attorney, curatorial journalist, and professor Seth Abramson is that Donald Trump and a core group of 10 to 20 aides, associates, and allies conspired with a hostile

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Jay Sexton puts American history in a global perspective.

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Isabel Sawhill says she was “dumbfounded by the 2016 election.” Having already started her book she had to address new, fundamental questions. Who voted for President Trump and why?

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Historians of political culture illuminate the human realities of governing and legislating.

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Not only are things worse than you thought, but the country’s situation is nearly hopeless.

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At the June 2018 European summit the leaders spent most of the time discussing immigration restrictions. Yet the Syrian rush through the Mediterranean is now a trickle.

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Was there a way for candidate Barack Obama to address chaos in Iraq while also calling for pursuit of Osama bin Laden lodged in a corner of putative partner Pakistan?

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Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is quite candid about his support for President Donald Trump. This fact will immediately turn off readers of a moderate, liberal, or progressive bent.

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As Queen Elizabeth I’s 50-year reign over England entered its latter years, a controversial and gifted playwright entered the theater scene and dove head first into the social causes, psychological

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Here’s a big book about a big subject by a big name writer.

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Detroit is synonymous in contemporary American politics with dilapidation, crime, and hopelessness.

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Amy Chua, a Yale law professor, has written a book on international affairs called Political Tribes, which investigates the convoluted dynamics of what she calls “political tribes.”

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In late August 1949, the Soviet Union detonated an atomic bomb in northeast Kazakhstan. In an instant, America’s nuclear monopoly was gone and a new element was added to the Cold War.

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If you keep up with American politics, then you almost certainly know who James O’Keefe is.

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George Grundy has done us all a great service: he’s written a definitive and expansive book about the events of 9/11 and its aftermath.

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You don’t find many books like this one in our distempered times.

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Historians and academics always face the challenge of balancing biography with what T. S. Eliot called “those vast impersonal forces” that hold us in their grip and shape history.

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Conservatives in both the two major United States political parties can relax about Bernie Sanders’ new book.

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"In The Lost Founding Father Cooper speaks to our times on national best interest in opposition to partisan politics."

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“Tighten your belt, gird your loins, read this book, and have the guts to see beyond our own delusions.

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". . . read this evocative collection of stories about young people who are making a difference in environmental and political stewardship."

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“Elizabeth Warren continues to be a forceful advocate for the needs of ordinary, hard-working Americans . . .”

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