Brexit and America

“We have fought against the multinationals, we have fought against the big merchant banks, we have fought against big politics, we have...

The Education of the Younger Brother

It’s difficult, no matter your personal politics, to not have some sympathy for Jeb Bush and his efforts to articulate a plausible...

The Case for Jeannette

Poor old Alexander Hamilton. He’s about to lose his coveted spot on the $10 bill and be displaced by a woman. It’s way past time for that...

America’s Great War…

The marvelous British historian David Reynolds argues in his latest book – The Long Shadow – which explores the lasting legacies of World...

The Day the World Changed Forever

[Paris] – We are not always able to precisely identify the exact moment when some overarching event changed the world. History is rarely...