John F. Kennedy


Richard Nixon took the high road in 1960. Donald Trump should now

November 6, 2020 2:58 pm

The striking similarities between the elections of 1960 and 2020


The magic of JFK remains undimmed

September 10, 2020 8:52 am

JFK: Coming of Age in the American Century, 1917-1956 by Fredrik Logevall reviewed


The Democrats have learned nothing in four years

August 19, 2020 1:31 am

Democrats assassinate JFK’s memory

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Why men don’t read books anymore

April 27, 2020 3:10 pm

Lockdown has been more illustrative of the gender gap in reading than any event I can remember


The audacity of verse

January 3, 2020 10:33 am

The Music of Time: Poetry in the Twentieth Century by John Burnside reviewed

jfk assassination

How the myth of JFK tortured the Democratic Party for 55 years

November 22, 2018 12:01 pm

Decades after Dallas, the Dems keep drinking from the poisoned Kennedy chalice

Richard Nixon in September 1968

Encounters with eight presidents

January 23, 2018 3:15 pm

‘The relationship between journalist and great personage is about as false as any relationship can be’