In 1879 the German journalist Wilhelm Marr, a former socialist and anarchist, founded an organization that was novel in two ways.
Tony Kushner's latest play, Caroline, or Change, left me contemplating its curious title, which suggests an indecisive playwright. Why not just Caroline, or simply Change?
When televangelist gloated about a Bush 'blowout' delivered by God, perhaps it was a heaven-sent warning.
For almost forty years now, the white South has been moving steadily into the Republican ranks.
African-American history, broadly defined, continues to be the most innovative and exciting field in American historical studies.
Even moderates who have denounced terrorism fear being seen as US puppets.
Fears grow, hopes dim, in occupied Iraq.
Shortly after Strom Thurmond died, the flags at the South Carolina Statehouse in Columbia were lowered to half-staff. Every flag except one, that is.
It is Israel's compensatory response to the truth of Jewish experience.
George W. Bush began to take part in a Bible study group in 1985, after two decades of binge drinking. For two years he studied the Scriptures and put his heavy drinking behind him.