historian and author
Historian and expert on women in American politics; author of Breakthrough: The Making of America's First Woman President
Early this morning, Donald Trump found himself President-elect of the United States in an upset victory over Hillary Clinton — who he threatened to put in jail if he were elected. In a…
Nov. 9, 2016from To the Point
With the prospect of America's first female president, the issue of gender was inevitable in this year's campaign for the White House.
Sep. 29, 2016from To the Point
To what started out as a divided convention, President Obama summed up the week's most important message in three words, "Don't boo. Vote."
Jul. 28, 2016from To the Point
Will these tariffs on Mexico last forever?
May. 31from Left, Right & Center
In a bold statement, a leading dean of journalism argues that in abandoning Julian Assange, the mainstream media have abandoned the First Amendment.
May. 17from Scheer Intelligence
Don’t worry: there’s a lot to discuss that’s not about Alex Jones this week.
Jun. 19from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
In California, generations of victims have adapted, rebuilt and expanded development into fire-prone areas. But last year’s blazes set new records for massive destruction.
Jun. 24from To the Point
There’s been some interesting movement in the polls as the candidates parade through Iowa.
Jun. 14from Left, Right & Center
It was supposed to be infrastructure week for real this time.
May. 24from Left, Right & Center
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point
Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper is known for his centrist views.
Jun. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand