A vanguard of right-leaning intellectuals gathered in March to found the so-called Frankfort School.
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.
The Left once tried to own the legacy of America’s Bicentennial, but ran into ideological and structural roadblocks all too familiar today.
The stories we tell ourselves about the free market shatter in a Cleveland hospital.
The good doctor’s latest pieties echo an ugly part of the American past, argues Steven Lubet.
One wonders how Winslow Homer would have chosen to depict our own seditious imbroglio.
The Bleeding Kansas parallels with our current moment get weirder and darker, as legal historian Steven Lubet explains.
In the turbulent 1970s, the balm of pop cultural nostalgia set the tone for today’s political reaction.