News

David W. Blight
November 9, 2020
The road to his presidency was decades long. The road back won’t be easy.
Bryan Garsten
November 9, 2020
The Constitution is supposed to protect us from demagogues. Can we make it work again?
October 15, 2020
Melting the ICE / Derritiendo el Hielo, ​a bilingual radio show sharing information, love and support to people currently detained by ICE in New Jersey, NYC and beyond is...
August 30, 2020
The first episode under the theme “Ethnic As A Descriptive + Other Coded Language”, Lezli is joined by Dr. Matthew Frye Jacobson, William Robertson Coe Professor of American...
August 26, 2020
Article by Dwight Garner in the New York Times about a new biography on Odetta’s life and legacy, as well as Matthew Frye Jacobson’s “One Grain of Sand”, “an...
August 21, 2020
Professor David Blight writes in the New York Times that in his convention speech, the former president sought to renew faith in the democratic project.  
August 18, 2020
Students from Martin Luther King High School in Denver interview Professor Matt Jacobson for their podcast ‘Know Justice, Know Peace.’