About the Author
Jon Wiener teaches American history at UC Irvine and is a contributing editor of The Nation. He hosts a weekly radio program on KPFK 90.7 FM featuring interviews on politics and culture. Wiener is the plaintiff in a Freedom of Information lawsuit against the FBI for the John Lennon FBI files.
He is also the author of "Historians in Trouble: Plagiarism, Fraud and Politics in the Ivory Tower," "I Told You So: Gore Vidal Talks Politics," and "How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey across America."
05/18 Nixonland, Then and Now: Q&A With Rick Perlstein
05/10 Pico Iyer on Tibet, China and the Dalai Lama
09/13 UC Irvine Fires Liberal Law School Dean
07/20 Carl Bernstein: Hillary?s Politics From 1968 to 2008
06/06 Christopher Hitchens: Religion Poisons Everything