Over the course of the nineteenth century policing became increasingly professionalized.
If the appeal of Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, and Brexit can all be described as "populist," then what is populism?
As the Republican and Democratic party conventions approach, many wonder which way the "political amateur" delegates will vote.
What is the point of the party platforms unveiled at political conventions?
Surveying the purported objectives of 28 international terrorist groups and determining whether these groups achieved their aims.
President Obama made news for being the first President to publish a scholarly article while in office. Many past Presidents can be found in JSTOR.
It may seem obvious, but a generic definition of fascism has been hard to pin down.
The 1800 election saw America's first contested presidential campaigns: Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams.
The Second Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Thomas Jefferson was not then credited with its authorship.
Three years ago, then-CIA director General David Petraeus resigned amid scandal: He'd had an affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell.