Tuesday, August 21 2012
We must approach any consideration of Gore Vidal's vast body of work with fear and trembling, because if we do not properly understand and absorb his wisdom, we will have missed yet another opportunity to truly grasp American history and identity.
Tuesday, November 11 2008
Of the many historic changes signaled by Barack Obama's election, the defeat of divide-and-conquer politicking is among the most profound -- even if this demise is temporary.
Wednesday, October 15 2008
Lee Atwater is remembered as brilliant or shameful, effective or destructive, his life part American Dream, part horror movie.
Sunday, November 18 2007
Feed is adventurous and playful, and if nothing else, provides nostalgia for a time in politics scarcely different than our own.
Thursday, June 7 2007
A well-studied and unbiased report on the powerful union of politics and conservative religion.
Thursday, March 28 2002
Bush is many things to many people: a tyrant, a savior, a great guy, a shyster, a man of the people, and a moneyed elitist.