Fox News took the misinforming of the Trump voters to a level never yet seen. They have successfully created an alternate reality for an American constituency.
White Evangelicals are fighting for a nostalgic past they only imagined was theirs. Sadly inferring a non-existent past is possible.
The Grand Old Party, the GOP, has turned into an enterprise of evil that given its beginnings would have been unheard of. But that it has become unabashedly.
Why is it that the people who most need Obamacare are the ones who support those politicians who are trying to take it away.
by Richard Striner Richard Striner, a professor of history at Washington College, is the author of many books including Father Abraham: Lincoln’s Relentless Struggle to End Slavery and Lincoln’s Way: How Six Great Presidents Created American Power. At what point in the historical development of today’s Republican Party did it move to the “dark side?” Does this question […]
FDR had his enemies such as many wealthy businessmen, conservative politicians, and the Hearst press, but he knew and understood the common people.
This is a riveting article that explores Christianity’s part in the bigoted tenets of society and ponders the religions complicity using Paul’s words.
We go through this every year. The calendar says it’s Columbus Day and so Americans celebrate the man the holiday is named after.
Only capitalism was able to inaugurate a new geological epoch in the Anthropocene; unique is our dominant ideology’s status in being able to obliterate all of humanity.
The current occupant of the White House has been compared to other figures from history including Joseph McCarthy but George III may be more apt.