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Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday charged 13 Russians with meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The Russians’ primary tool for meddling was social media, which they used to promote Donald...

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After a shooter killed 17 people at a Florida high school, many have expressed frustration at the political hand-wringing over gun control and calls for prayer. As a parent, I understand the desire for...

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The high-profile corruption case against New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez was recently dropped by federal prosecutors after a five-year investigation into gifts and campaign contributions given to the...

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Who’s the most vulgar, racist, thin-skinned, vituperative U.S. president? As a historian of Reconstruction, I’ve always believed that it was Andrew Johnson. However, considering his astonishing first...

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Could “fake news” have helped determine the outcome of the 2016 presidential election? Social media users and intensely partisan news broadcasts disseminated a massive number of messages during the...

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Could “fake news” have helped determine the outcome of the 2016 presidential election? Social media users and intensely partisan news broadcasts disseminated a massive number of messages during the...

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The election of Donald Trump may have surprised some observers, but many Californians felt a sense of déjà vu. Just over 20 years ago, the state passed Proposition 187. The campaign around this ballot...

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Who’s the most vulgar, racist, thin-skinned, vituperative U.S. president? As a historian of Reconstruction, I’ve always believed that it was Andrew Johnson. However, considering his astonishing first...

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Though refugee and migration crises have dominated headlines in recent years, most news stories exclude Brazil. That’s because of the world’s roughly 62.5 million forced migrants, according to the...

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Though refugee and migration crises have dominated headlines in recent years, most news stories exclude Brazil. That’s because of the world’s roughly 62.5 million forced migrants, according to the...