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Should our leaders say they’re sorry about slavery? About Indians? About their personal behavior? Such questions are hardly new; public contrition has been a national preoccupation for centuries.
Twelve classic holiday movies worth seeing when you can’t sit through It’s a Wonderful Life one more time
Reflections on the Rat Pack
Everybody knows what they did. This is what they meant.
Half a century after his father’s death, he struck up an extraordinary friendship with a man who had been there
Connections with childhood, with a way of looking at life, and with a generation that remade our world
The head of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee explains why it has always frustrated Presidents—and why it doesn’t have to