The Marshall Plan wasn’t a silver bullet

Called ‘the most generous act of any people, anytime, anywhere, to another people,‘ the post-war economic boost still had flaws

The Marshall Plan wasn’t a silver bullet
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Called ‘the most generous act of any people, anytime, anywhere, to another people,‘ the post-war economic boost still had flaws

Looking through an unusual lens at Ronald Reagan

Movie Nights with the Reagans provides an intimate look at a presidency that continues to influence the political landscape

Looking through an unusual lens at Ronald Reagan
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Movie Nights with the Reagans provides an intimate look at a presidency that continues to influence the political landscape

Did Chappaquiddick kill Kennedy’s White House ambitions?

Mary Jo Kopechne’s death was sensational, but justice was never truly done and far too many questions remain unanswered

Did Chappaquiddick kill Kennedy’s White House ambitions?
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Mary Jo Kopechne’s death was sensational, but justice was never truly done and far too many questions remain unanswered

The coronation of Pierre Trudeau

Fifty years ago tomorrow, Trudeau was declared winner of the federal Liberal Party’s leadership race. Two weeks later he was prime minister

The coronation of Pierre Trudeau
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Fifty years ago tomorrow, Trudeau was declared winner of the federal Liberal Party’s leadership race. Two weeks later he was prime minister

America today: parallels to post-Gorbachev Russia uncanny

The parallels between Russia more than 20 years ago and the United States today are deeply disturbing

America today: parallels to post-Gorbachev Russia uncanny
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The parallels between Russia more than 20 years ago and the United States today are deeply disturbing

Political dynasties: destiny fulfilled or disaster in waiting?

Without her surname, there’s no way Caroline Mulroney would be considered a serious Ontario PC leadership candidate at this point in her career

Political dynasties: destiny fulfilled or disaster in waiting?
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Without her surname, there’s no way Caroline Mulroney would be considered a serious Ontario PC leadership candidate at this point in her career

Harry Truman completely unprepared for his accidental presidency

The inauspicious heir to the White House had planned to play poker the night Roosevelt died. Instead, he became president

Harry Truman completely unprepared for his accidental presidency
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The inauspicious heir to the White House had planned to play poker the night Roosevelt died. Instead, he became president

Big threats to personal privacy in the era of big data

The modern politician, even in a democracy, can now be almost certain to know how you voted by adding up what’s known about you

Big threats to personal privacy in the era of big data
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The modern politician, even in a democracy, can now be almost certain to know how you voted by adding up what’s known about you

The political ties that bind: Lougheed and Blakeney

How a deep trust and enduring friendship helped craft Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and ensure lasting provincial autonomy

The political ties that bind: Lougheed and Blakeney
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This is part 4 in our series Political friendships

How a deep trust and enduring friendship helped craft Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and ensure lasting provincial autonomy

Whistlestop chronicles transformation of U.S. presidential campaigning

John Dickerson's Favourite Stories from Presidential Campaign History is both illuminating and entertaining

Whistlestop chronicles transformation of U.S. presidential campaigning
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BONNER: John Dickerson’s comprehensive Whistlestop: My Favourite Stories from Presidential Campaign History is illuminating and entertaining