Global events and FDR whittled down 1930s opposition to intervention in Europe and steered the nation into World War II.
The president's personal attorney's decision to come clean about him, and thus end any possibility of a presidential pardon, may be the result of a legal strategy, or it could just point to the sudden acquisition of a conscience.
David Glosser blasts his nephew for immigration policies that “repudiate the very foundation of our family’s life in this country.”
The president’s furious contemporary rants and rallies, along with the cages for immigrants, have certainly brought Nazism to mind, but it might be more illuminating to think of them as echoing an earlier moment in history.
American organizers legitimize Andriy Parubiy, the speaker of Ukraine’s parliament, who is at the heart of the extremism plaguing his country.
At least six other times in the past, people were excluded from America on the basis of race or religion. The Roberts Supreme Court has just legitimized the seventh.
The comment by Alexander Gauland of the Alternative for Germany party draws swift condemnation from mainstream politicians and outrage on social media.