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  • A Historian's Assessment of John Boehner's Legacy

    by K.C. Johnson

    Boehner should best be seen as a figure whose Speakership came as a result of forces beyond his control, but who operated within this system to aggressively expand the institutional authority of the House.

  • The Forebears of Trumpism

    by Leo P. Ribuffo

    Where does Donald Trump fit into the bricolage of countersubversives, bigots, and opportunists?

  • Hippies Won the Culture War

    by W. J. Rorabaugh

    The Sixties counterculture, its beliefs and practices, its odyssey into the Seventies, and its many legacies as it became integrated into mainstream culture help explain the United States today.