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I am the author of Obama's America: A Transformative Vision of Our National Identity (Potomac Books), and I am professor of Historical Studies at S.U.N.Y.-Empire State College.

Ian Reifowitz's Most Recent Diaries:

Less power for government, more power for guys like them, and the corporations they control. Liberty. Power. Government. The way one frames the equation that connects these three words is at the ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 105 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 91 Recommends
If national Democrats had done their job, ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 113 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
The picture tells the story. No separation. Just call them Jebya. As bad as you may have thought this week was for Jeb Bush, it was actually worse. This is the week Jeb Bush lost the Republican ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 209 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 126 Recommends
Some states are red, others are blue. The GOP candidates are too yellow-bellied to say what they ought to. George W. Bush had one in 1999 when he criticized the fundamentalist ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 180 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 09:30 AM PDT with 147 Recommends
No snarky comment here. Not for this image. 'Why?' It's the most useful one word sentence in the English language. It's how we begin the search for causes, for understanding, for truth. We have to ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 128 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:00 AM PDT with 151 Recommends
I solemnly swear that I am up to no good. And not in the fun way, like in Harry Potter . Bobby Jindal wants to be relevant.
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 91 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 01:30 PM PDT with 69 Recommends

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