How the 1884 Election Could Have Predicted the Trump Victory

As I give lectures, I am often asked about the Trump Presidency in historical terms.  Commonly, my answer is there is no historic precedence for Trump.  His campaign went against all the rules and he is running his presidency in his own unique way.  There are some similarities, I have already written about how presidents … Continue reading How the 1884 Election Could Have Predicted the Trump Victory

Presidential Summits

Coming out of the summit meeting with the Russian leader, America has a black eye.  Our President looks weaker now than before, while the Russians are praising their leader’s political abilities.  While this can easily be said about President Trump’s meeting with Putin, I am actually talking about President Kennedy’s 1961 Vienna Summit with Nikita … Continue reading Presidential Summits

Russian Interference

With the indictment of thirteen Russians for interfering in our past election, much of the media and social media has rightfully condemned Russia for meddling.  Foreign nations should not have a say in America’s election.  However, as I watched the morning news programs, one conversation caught my attention.  The expert speaking said these indictments change … Continue reading Russian Interference