Holding Up A Mirror to America

"One of the functions of elections is to hold up a mirror to society and to reflect what voters are feeling and what they want through the electoral process. And those feelings of anger and anxiety coming to the surface are defining the 2016 elections." -- Mara Liasson, National Public Radio, "Here's Why Voters Are... Continue Reading →

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Theodore H. White: In Awe of American Democracy

In addition to "What It Takes," the other political campaign classics are, of course, Theodore White'sMaking of the President 1960;¬†Making of the President 1964, 1968 and 1972. I'm glad to see that new editions of these books have been released (including as ebooks) and they are still required reading by students of politics and history.... Continue Reading →

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