How did a president beloved by Jews come to be regarded as an anti-Semite who refused to save them from the Nazis?
A new history of the party is too close to its subject, and misses the human drama.
Why does Benn Steil’s history of Bretton Woods distort the ideas of Harry Dexter White?
Why a passionate history of global alternatives to liberal capitalism becomes an exercise in nostalgia.
Victor Navasky’s The Art of Controversy: Political Cartoons and their Enduring Power
FDR, Fiorello La Guardia and rebuilding New York City during the New Deal.
With Anti-Judaism, David Nirenberg has recast the debate about the origins and nature of anti-Semitism in Western thought.
How do Greece’s economists and writers explain its social predicament?
A historian’s view of why political demands, past and present, have weighed on Turkish debates about the Armenian genocide.