sectionalism

Habeas Corpus, the Fugitive Slave Law, and Executive Authority by Kristen Epps

Last month, President Donald Trump issued an executive order prohibiting the entry of refugees or visa holders from seven Middle Eastern nations. It went into effect while some foreign nationals were in transit, thus they arrived in a different America… Continue Reading Habeas Corpus, the Fugitive Slave Law, and Executive Authority by Kristen Epps

New Political Histories of the Sectional Crisis: A Report from the AHA by Nicholas P. Cox

In August 2016, Kenneth Osgood and Fredrik Logevall (fresh from winning the Pulitzer Prize for his recent book on the Vietnam War, Embers of War) co-authored an op-ed for the New York Times titled “Why Did We Stop Teaching Political… Continue Reading New Political Histories of the Sectional Crisis: A Report from the AHA by Nicholas P. Cox