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David Greenberg

David Greenberg, a professor of journalism and media studies and of history at Rutgers University, is the author of Nixon's Shadow and Calvin Coolidge.

Trump goes after the news media not because he thinks they’re strong, but because he thinks they’re weak and he can diminish them further. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

Demanding that we seek out the truth is a start—but it is only a start.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

In his new book, They Knew They Were Right: The Rise of the Neocons, Jacob Heilbrunn examines the state of the neoconservative movement in the wake of the Iraq War. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

Is the growing corporate dominance of radio and TV stations, newspapers, and other media organs really that bad for society? Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

Conservatives hail Barry Goldwater as a forerunner; liberals appreciate his belated moderation. But Goldwater wasn't the paragon a new biography makes him out to be. Read more

Money, Politics and Power