“Obama was a light. Trump is of the night.”
“The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment is a welcome and useful first look by first-rate historians at the still very incompletely excavated record of the hi
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“a brilliant and indispensable intervention from the socialist left on the real historical, class, and sociopolitical forces at play beneath the national political freak show that is the ne
Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics is an important and informative book that becomes more and more amazing as it progresses.
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“Flake is to be applauded for courageously calling out Trump and his many enablers in the Republican Party for their dangerous dance with authoritarian and bigoted white nationalism.”
“a vitally important book.”
In case the nonstop celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt.
“Rising Star is an epic triumph of personal and political biography.”
“provides essential inspiration, information, resources, and insights.”
John Avlon calls George Washington’s Farewell Address “the most famous American speech you’ve never read.” His new book, Washington’s Farewell, explores the history, intellectual formation
Is there an Obama Doctrine—a grand strategy based on a coherent worldview that guides Obama’s foreign policy?
“no less than a clarion call to the American people to rise up and release these ties that bind.”
“a compelling read, well researched, and interesting.”
“well-organized, splendidly written, and compelling . . .”
Charlie Savage, the Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times journalist, has put together a wide-ranging and important examination of the Obama presidency focusing on the legal-security chall
Steven Rattner is known in New York circles as an operator.