[PLEASE NOTE A CORRECTION IMMEDIATELY BELOW.] Today I'd like to fill you in on the many intriguing historical parallels to yesterday’s rioting in the U.S. Capitol Building, but there aren’t any. I’m a student of rioting, crowd action, and insurrection in U.S. history, and I just…
This election year many of us have been paying attention to presidential electoral processes that in earlier election years we largely took granted or …
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It wasn't 2020--until Jan. 6.
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With the requests already piling up, and the likelihood of a raft of new pardons coming from a departing president, there’s naturally been anxiety abou…
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Some of you will have read in The New York Times that according to some new research, Alexander Hamilton, though described as a fervent abolitionist in…
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The Trump Court, the Founders, and the First Amendment
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In recent weeks, we’ve seen Rudolph Giuliani—President Trump’s top personal lawyer, for reasons unknown to me and probably to Trump—address the press i…
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