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Tammany Hall, 1914

Big Blue Machine

The rise and fall of New York’s Tammany Hall.

Apr 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29 • By VINCENT J. CANNATO

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Thomas Eagleton, Hubert Humphrey, George McGovern, Edmund Muskie (1972)

Opiate of the Elites

The gentrification of the American left.

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Old Hickory’s Victory

Old Hickory’s Victory

The difficult birth of Jacksonian democracy.

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Reagan in Retrospect

Recapturing the 'counterrevolution'-- now three decades old.

Oct 26, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 06

The 18th Amendment

When the Constitution 'just said no' to alcohol.

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The Way We Live Now

How America went suburban, and why.

Mar 20, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 25

Follow a Leader

Rudy Giuliani proved that New York can be governed.

Jul 25, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 42

Gotham Goes Broke?

One New Deal was enough.

Feb 24, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 23

The Buckley Party

The success--and failure--of New York's conservatives.

May 27, 2002, Vol. 7, No. 36

THE RETURN OF SEGREGATION

How the Civil Rights Movement Lost Its Way

Jul 20, 1998, Vol. 3, No. 43

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