J. Edgar Hoover’s ascent within the FBI reveals the birth of an unprecedented surveillance apparatus that would survey US citizens for decades to come.
“Yugoslavs have a blurred conception of themselves,” the Serbian journalist and native Yugoslavian Dusko Doder wrote in 1978. […]
The NYT journalist and the British historian shot barbs at each other over US atrocities and the idea of withdrawing from Vietnam.
Noir writer James M. Cain was no stranger to intrigue. His book Double Indemnity served as the source […]
Nixon long portrayed himself as a victim of the press. However, from the 1952 Checkers speech to his post-presidency PR offensives, Nixon proved himself an able manipulator of the media.
It’s a long time since the vaporous heyday of Cool Britannia, and both the UK and European football look much different than they did in 1996.
The legend RR looks back on his long, furtive love affair with Don Henley and the history of this newspaper.
Over the past six years or so, I’ve had a great time co-editing and writing for Tropics of […]