Politicians from both sides of the aisle have sought to stake a claim to the evocative power of the Kennedy legend. What is it about Camelot?
It’s been noted that Donald Trump has been playing a lot of golf since becoming president. Can his habit be explained by his "sky-high extroversion?"
50 years ago, Republican politicians proposed, and sometimes won, welfare reform programs that were actually more comprehensive.
U.S. law prohibits American leaders from assassinating their counterparts in other nations. But targeted assassination has long been a part of history.
The Espionage Act of 1917 marked the beginning of the one of the most repressive periods in American history, with 2000 dissenters prosecuted.
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Canada as a nation. They that took as their model of democracy lessons from both Britain and the US.
Ronald Reagan is at the heart of the modern American politics of advertising, public relations, and a television in every home.
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of John F. Kennedy, let's examine his world view as President in the middle of the Cold War.
Noah Webster, author of An American Dictionary of the English Language published in 1828, invented the word "immigration."
American bureaucracy used to work through patronage, an informal system of job-distribution by the party in power. Why did it change?