Arthur Schlesinger

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    September 10, 2011

    New Book Alleges JFK Really Didn't Want LBJ to be President

    via Wikipedia​According to a new book of interviews with Jacqueline Kennedy, the former First Lady said that her husband openly doubted Lyndon Johnson's ability to be president. The interviews, which were conducted by historian Arthur Schlesinger Jr. in the year following JFK's assassination, ... More >>

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    August 13, 2009

    Clip Job: Mailer Endorses Bobby

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesOctober 29, 1964, Vol. X, No. 2A Vote for Bobby K. -- Possibility of a HeroBy Norman MailerWhen there first began to be talk, back last winter, of Bobby Kennedy going in against Kenneth Keating, I had the reaction of a prize fight manager ... More >>

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    November 3, 2008

    If He Loses... How to Cope

    He's black. They cheat. Nothing in life is certain. Whatever the polls say, however cozy you may feel here in this comforting nest of Blue, you know deep down there's a chance Obama will lose tomorrow. So whatever other kind of election-night plans you're making, you might want to take a moment to ... More >>

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    March 19, 2008

    The 76 Richest Americans

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 20, 1957, Vol. III, No. 4 (new motto on page 1: "A Greenwich Village Weekly") The Lively Arts By Gilbert Seldes There was a bit of front-page excitement recently over the list of the 76 richest millionaires in America as compiled ... More >>

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    October 15, 2002
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    October 15, 2002
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    October 8, 2002
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    April 16, 2002
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    July 3, 2001

    Uncivil War

    Inside the Years-Long Battle Over the Future of Afrocentricity and Its Place in the Black Studies Renaissance

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    June 27, 2000
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    January 5, 1999
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    October 27, 1998

    The Glitterati Attack Ken Starr

    When the President Perjures Himself, Is He Above All Laws?

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    July 21, 1998

    She, Tina

    How Tina Brown revived the years with Ross