John Diggins

John Patrick Diggins is a distinguished professor of history at the Graduate Center CUNY and the author of John Adams: The American Presidents Series.

Recent Articles

The -Ism That Failed

The aftermath of the Iraq war will surely see U.S. foreign policy at the forefront of national debates for years to come. Conservatives will claim -- as they have been claiming for months -- that only they were sufficiently prescient about "the present danger" of Saddam Hussein. And liberals will again find themselves on the defensive.