Jan 27, 2013
Optimism abounds … on the president’s toughness… on the American
people’s commitment to progressive ideals… and on the Senate’s
ability to get anything done.
Optimism abounds for a progressive agenda after President Obama’s second inaugural address.
Law professor Larry Gibson is a biographer of...
Jan 20, 2013
Visitors from another planet inhabit Congress … and in the real
world, a pressing issue for Congress is how to deal with visitors
from other countries.
As President Obama begins his second term, he faces difficult challenges. Former Congressman Tom Allen says one of those challenges is dealing with a Congress...
Jan 13, 2013
A good use for the 14th Amendment …and a terrible use for assault
Should President Obama change his mind and invoke the 14th Amendment to rid himself of troublesome debt ceiling opponents? Economist James Galbraith says he doesn’t have to “invoke” it – it is already part of the Constitution and...
Jan 6, 2013
Did that really
Two authors provide historical secrets from the New Deal and from
the Cold War.
American University Professor Peter Kuznick, who, in partnership with Oliver Stone, has produced a Showtime series on the “Untold History of the United States. He offers some historical insights that present a...