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Summer School Vacation

Sharon Hoge | Posted 09.16.2016 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

Normally the Kent School campus bustles with students of high school age but for two and a half days this summer the students were adults spending "vacation" days studying "What Comes Next" at the KentPresents ideas forum wrangling with subjects from cybersecurity to cancer to criminal justice.

Top 5 Novels on Power and Ambition

Warren Adler | Posted 05.19.2015 | Home
Warren Adler

Many of my readers have asked which books I would recommend that offer fundamental insights into the drive for personal power, and the way it affects individuals. Numerous authors have tackled this subject in memoirs, novels and plays.

Where Did All the Farmers Go?

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 10.18.2013 | Green
Michael Rosenblum

Sometimes you get a confluence of things you read that give you a new insight into the way things work.

WATCH: Conan O'Brien's Surprising New Venture

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 09.06.2012 | Comedy

The first episode of "Serious Jibber-Jabber," Conan O'Brien's new non-comedy chat show, launched on his website Team Coco Thursday afternoon. The debu...

In Egypt Follow the Advice of President Theodore Roosevelt

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 04.11.2012 | Home
Sarwar Kashmeri

Almost exactly 100 years ago President Theodore Roosevelt spoke to the General Assembly of Cairo University. Egypt was then, as it is today, in political turmoil.

Searching for Ronald Reagan

Daniel Cluchey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Cluchey

Both of Reagan's sons -- one, a prominent liberal and avowed atheist, the other, a political strategist for the Christian Right -- have published books on their father, just before what would have been his 100th birthday.

Unlisted -- But OK

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nigel Hamilton

Just because you got some wonderful TV coverage doesn't get you on the list of "Reviewers' favorites from 2010."

WATCH: Famed Historian SWEARS On 'Face The Nation'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It's not often that swearing pops up on the staid Sunday talk shows, but presidential biographer Edmund Morris managed to get bleeped by the censors w...

Arianna Discusses 'Third World America' On CBS 'Face The Nation' (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on CBS's "Face The Nation" Sunday morning, along with Bob Woodward, Edmund Morris, and Ron Chernow, to discuss her book "Third World ...

Obama's Book List: What Has The President Read So Far?

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With the Obama family vacation just around the corner, we'd like to offer a refresher to anyone who is behind on their Barack Obama reading list. When...

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner: From Booker T. Washington to Barack Obama

Ariel Gonzalez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ariel Gonzalez

Last week marked the 107th anniversary of a symbolically important event in the history of race relations in this country. On October 16, 1901, Booker...