Articles with keyword "politics"

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Road to the White House, 1908 Edition

From New-York Daily Tribune, Wednesday, November 4, 1908

FOUR SHERMANS VOTE.
Vice-Presidential Candidate and Sons Go to Booth Together.

Wayne Miller

IQ

Impertinent Questions with Wayne Miller

On the odd and brainy Claiborne Pell

Philip Mosely with Fred Stolling

Feature

The Cold War’s Organization Man

How Philip Mosely helped Soviet Studies moderate U.S. foreign policy.

G. Harold Carswell in his Tallahassee, Florida, chambers, April 1970.

Feature

Supremely Contentious

The Transformation of “Advice and Consent”

Cartoonist Clifford Berryman's illustration of 1912 presidential candidates

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1912 Presidential Candidates

Cartoonist Clifford Berryman mocks the confidence level of the 1912 presidential candidates—Teddy Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and William Howard Taft—before the election.

Image of Lincoln at McClellan's camp

Feature

Lincoln the Great

Though He Didn’t Look That Way at the Time.

Bruce Cole

Conversation

Renaissance Scholar at Work

Humanities discusses art and the achievements of the Endowment with outgoing Chairman, Bruce Cole.

Image of Alan Houston

IQ

Impertinent Questions with Alan Houston

On the cosmopolitan Benjamin Franklin.

NEH Chairman Jim Leach

Conversation

The Gentleman from Iowa

NEH Chairman Jim Leach takes us from his high-school wrestling days through the stages of his political career to his thoughts on the challenges facing humanity--and the humanities--in the twenty-first century.

Image of Dolley Madison.

Feature

The Politics of Love

Dolley Madison gained influence through kindness.