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In an epic bit of television, Fox News' Megyn Kelly reads Waldman's critique of Cheney's Iraq record to the former vice president on the air—and demands a reaction.
Many progressives have argued for a Democratic boycott of the House Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi, but that would be a colossal error.
If the new proletariat starts identifying as a class, it could transform politics.
A new book by Michael Cohen brings back the pivotal presidential election of 1968, which first revealed the fault lines that still define American politics today.
The mass folly of mass incarceration and the road back to sane prison policy.
A new history deepens our understanding of the origins of the gay rights movement and the transformation it has brought about.
For Ted Kennedy, political leadership meant moving public opinion—not chasing after an elusive center.
A rash of new political money books signals that publishers now regard the once-obscure issue of campaign financing as popular fare.
How Bowie's predictions of the digital media revolution reshaped music, books, and journalism.
Donald Trump, a candidate with all the subtlety of talk radio, is the perfect expression of both the politics and media of our time.
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