"It's a disservice to undergrads," said one student.
Amity Shlaes's new history of the late 1960s explains the failure of the last time the federal government tried to fix all that was wrong with America.
Amity Shlaes' Great Society: A New History details the failure of massive governmental attempts to remake society.
The new memoir Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race is a powerful personal statement and national call to arms.
Jonah Goldberg on Why He Left National Review, Dislikes Sean Hannity and Seb Gorka, and Is Inching Toward Libertarianism
The conservative critic of Donald Trump and author of Liberal Fascism and Suicide of the West is launching The Dispatch, a site for principled conservatism.
Friday A/V Club: Long before Kennedy and Nixon, there were Bryan and Taft.
The podcast superstar talks about how media gatekeepers have been mostly vanquished and his deep interest in liberty and freedom.
The legendary jurist and champion of "originalism" who withdrew his name from Supreme Court consideration weighs in on Donald Trump's impeachment, Brett Kavanaugh, Neil Gorsuch, and his upcoming PBS series on the Constitution.
"They wanted to deplatform me," says the legendary filmmaker, for the mortal sin of engaging former Trump adviser and Breitbart.com head.
A German Museum Tried To Hide This Stunning 3D Scan of an Iconic Egyptian Artifact. Today You Can See It for the First Time
After a three-year freedom of information campaign, everyone can finally see the Egyptian Museum of Berlin’s official scan of the Bust of Nefertiti.
Richard D. Wolff squares off against Gene Epstein on which system better promotes freedom, equality, and prosperity.
Harlem’s famous incubator of black performers gets a closer look on HBO.
"The more research Mr. Rigg did for the book, the more discrepancies appeared."
An old argument against "flexible and changeable interpretation."
Screenwriter Nigel Williams seems to have thought he was working on Fast Times At Moscow High.
Friday A/V Club: When Timothy Leary, Ayn Rand, and Big Mama Thornton shared a microphone
Trump Does Not Need Alligators in Moats for a Draconian Anti-Immigration Crackdown—He's Already Outdoing Ike's Harsh 'Operation Wetback'
Trump admires one of the darkest chapters in America's deportation history.
History provides a window into how abortion bans will play out if re-instituted.
You don’t have to enjoy the genre to find this 16-hour PBS docuseries fascinating.
New HBO documentary is moving … until it wanders into our current politics.
The Founders Were Flawed. The Nation Is Imperfect. The Constitution Is Still a 'Glorious Liberty Document.'
As part of its ambitious “1619” inquiry into the legacy of slavery, The New York Times revives false 19th century revisionist history about the American founding.
The book by political scientist Michael Dichio argues that the Court has done more to promote centralization than protect states, and is the most thorough analysis to date, of this longstanding issue..
If a chaotic concert that nearly failed "defined a generation," what does that actually mean?
Denver NIMBYs are using historic preservation laws to stop a restaurant owner from selling his diner to a developer so he can retire.
The liberal jurist puts judicial integrity before partisan politics.
People are happier, healthier, and wealthier because freer markets have opened the floodgates of innovation, research, and development.
This historian and online-education entrepreneur says runaway slaves, ladies of the evening, bootleggers, and other dropouts and discontents made America free.
The long American spiritual tradition that gave us Marianne Williamson—and Donald Trump
'Killer' Walkman, 'Insane' Bicycles, and Novels Will Rot Your Brain: Pessimist Archive's Jason Feifer on 'Why We Resist New Things'
Jason Feifer's podcast explores "why we resist new things" and tells great stories about panics over the novel, the elevator, the waltz, margarine, and more.