The Presidency in Blogs

Hayley Ellisor, Blog Coordinator

This is a collection of blog posts written by scholars that are related to the study of the presidency.

Recently Added Posts:

Geoffrey Swenson, “Trump Says ‘Our Troops Will Fight to Win’ in Afghanistan. Here’s Why Peace and Stability Are So Elusive.” Monkey Cage, August 22, 2017.

Sheldon M. Stern. “There’s No Comparison Between Donald Trump and John F. Kennedy.” History News Network, August 21, 2017.

James P. Pfiffner, “Why John Kelly Can’t Tame the White House Chaos.” Monkey Cage, August 18, 2017.

John Fea, “How Did U.S. Grant Deal With Violent White Supremacists?” The Way of Improvement Leads Home, August 14, 2017.

Kurt Weyland, “There are 4 Big Barriers to the Populist Model in America (and Your Democracy is Safe).” Monkey Cage, August 11, 2017.


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