Chronicles Magazine Literature

It's Sovereignty, Stupid!

On March 18, President Bill Clinton tested the waters on the foreign trade issue. These waters had been heated up by Republican contender Patrick Buchanan's attacks on "unfair trade deals," which had hurt Americans for the benefit of...

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    It^s All Too Beautiful

    Lock up your daughters, draw the blinds, and check your house for bugs and hidden cameras. George Garrett has put on his cap and bells again, and every page of his new book constitutes a thought crime against the stupid hypocrisies on which the...

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    The Late Unpleasantness

    There is nothing so painfully ironic as a war between countrymen. So when nurse Kate Cumming speaks bitterly in her 1864 diary of "our kind northern friends, who love us so dearly that they will have us unite with them, whether we will or no" it...

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