September 5, 2012 - 3:00am
Historians discuss the challenge of writing about the recent past. Scott McLemee tries to put things in context.
August 29, 2012 - 3:00am
Two political scientists are publishing a study of the presidential election -- as it's happening. Scott McLemee looks at the work-in-progress.
August 15, 2012 - 3:00am
A new book treats solo acts of political terrorism as a rising trend. Scott McLemee can't avoid reading it.
August 8, 2012 - 3:00am
Running for office? Let Cicero be your campaign manager! Scott McLemee ponders "How to Win an Election."