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Class and Race: Driving American Politics Since Revolutionary Times

Disagreements over income inequality are always present in democracies, but at times the topic submerges. Today, the topic has reemerged and is driving the next presidential election.

Donald Trump's Crisis Presidency: Would the GOP Suspend the Constitution?

Princeton historian Sean Wilentz says that from a historical perspective the rise of Donald Trump signals the end of the Republican Party as we know it — and a worrisome new politics.