The good doctor’s latest pieties echo an ugly part of the American past, argues Steven Lubet.

Walt Whitman gives us a window into the ways that Americans once dealt with unmanageable tragedy.

People talk of a “constitutional crisis” these days as if we haven’t been in one for years, says historian Jason Tebbe.

One night soon after we moved to Atlanta, I was hanging out at the Graveyard Tavern, killing time […]