Professor of History at Georgetown University and editor of Dissent magazine; author of A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan and American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation
"Black Lives Matter" was a phrase used on Facebook after the killing of Trayvon Martin in 2012.
Aug. 8, 2016from To the Point
The government shutdown is having ripple effects beyond the furloughing of hundreds of thousands of federal workers.
Oct. 4, 2013from To the Point
The latest Field Poll shows California voters evenly split on the "Occupy" movement. Those who identify think financial institutions are responsible for today's economy.
Nov. 29, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Hollywood's triumph in the global culture wars is a serious cause for concern at a time in which conglomerates and uniformity reign, argues French scholar Violaine Roussel.
May. 24from Scheer Intelligence
Special Counsel Robert Mueller makes a public statement.
May. 29from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence about his report.
May. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.
May. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.
May. 16from To the Point
It was supposed to be infrastructure week for real this time.
May. 24from Left, Right & Center
Susie Linfield traces the history behind what she views as a leftist abandonment of Zionism by Jewish intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky and Hannah Arendt.
May. 31from Scheer Intelligence