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A site to cover the study of the military, political and sociological history of the American Civil War.

February 16, 2022 6:13 pm Wolfgang Ischinger has transformed the Munich Security Conference into an elite global gathering — and done rather well for himself in the process. MUNICH It was the kind of tense moment that Wolfgang Ischinger was born to defuse. The ve...


Podcasts are to radio as streaming services are to television, and we are lucky enough to be living through the golden age of both. You can find a podcast about almost anything these days, but with great choice comes great mediocrity—you might need a helping hand to find the best podcasts worthy...


There’s a difference between not knowing something and actively choosing not to know it. The early-aughts film Memento, for instance—about a man with a brain disorder that prevents him from mak...