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Stanley Kutler is the author The Wars of Watergate (Norton), Abuse of Power: The New Nixon Tapes (Free Press), The American Inquisition: Cold War...

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Scott Walker Doesn’t Want You to Vote


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Across the land, Republican state legislators have shouted “voter fraud, voter fraud” to justify various schemes to restrict voting. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is now leading the charge.

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‘Israel Can Do No Wrong’: Jewish Dissent, Jewish Repression


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American Jews are expected to unequivocally support Israel against its very real enemies, but Israeli policies of the moment can and do betray values held by a large swath of American Jewry.

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Why Are We in Afghanistan?


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It’s an old chestnut of a query, but now applied to a new locale, and with the same meaningless, misleading cliches for answers.

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Richard Nixon at 100: The Man Who Matters


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Richard Nixon, who would have turned 100 on Wednesday, endures as the commanding figure of American political life since the end of World War II. His style, achievements and failures persist nearly two decades after his death.

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Robert Bork: A Pass on Watergate, Not ‘Original Intention’


AP/Charles Tasnadi

The judge’s death Wednesday brings to mind his singular moment: the Senate’s rejection of his Supreme Court nomination in 1987. The criticism and assault against him marked a sea change in the process of both nominations and confirmations.

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Butt Out, Bibi


AP/Lior Mizrahi

For selfish, political reasons, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has inserted himself into the American presidential election. American Jews won’t fall for it.

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Journalism Was Only a Bit Player in Exposing Watergate Crimes


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As the 40th anniversary of the infamous break-in nears, the press shouldn’t inflate its investigatory role.

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Stanley Kutler
Stanley Kutler

Stanley Kutler is the author The Wars of Watergate (Norton), Abuse of Power: The New Nixon Tapes (Free Press), The American Inquisition: Cold War Political Trials (Hill & Wang), numerous other books and articles, and with Harry Shearer the ongoing television series, “Nixon’s the One.” Kutler died on April 7, 2015 in Fitchburg, Wisconsin.

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