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Jeremi Suri

Jeremi Suri is the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and holds a professorship in the university's history department and the LBJ School of Public Affairs. A 1994 graduate of Stanford with an M. A. in history from Ohio University, he received his PhD in history from Yale in 1994.  Among his many books are Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of Détente (2003), Henry Kissinger and the American Century (2007), and, most recently,  The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America’s Highest Office (2017).

Articles by this Author

Reagan's commitment to deregulation, aggressive military spending, and diminished oversight created an appearance of corruption that some critics claimed was worse than Watergate.