Topic: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Obama's speech Tuesday night on the BP oil spill gave the president a platform to urge a 'national mission' to create a 'clean energy future.' The address was long on big picture and short on detail.
06/16/2010 10:26 am
How hubris – in various shapes and forms – played a role in America’s decision to go to war in Iraq.
06/16/2010 07:35 am
This biography of LBJ is the latest in the well-received American Presidents Series.
06/03/2010 01:35 pm
In the Gulf spill and other recent scandals, President Obama has shown corporate America too much deference.
05/31/2010 07:25 pm
Rand Paul, Republican candidate for US Senate from Kentucky, is perhaps the closest thing there is to a 'tea party' candidate. In that light, his recent controversial comments are telling.
05/23/2010 04:51 pm
Americans trust community approaches, not pure individualism or big, federal government.
05/18/2010 11:05 am
How dry was Prohibition? Some say the law did much to spike sales of alcohol.
05/17/2010 10:43 am
This excellent biography turns a laser-like focus on five years in the life of Winston Churchill.
05/14/2010 05:16 pm
Probably best known for her version of the song 'Stormy Weather,' legendary singer, movie actress and activist Lena Horne has passed away.
05/10/2010 03:51 pm