America’s two-party political system makes it difficult for candidates from outside the Republican and Democratic parties to win presidential elections.
A committee created by Woodrow Wilson to promote U.S. involvement in World War I changed public opinion, but also led to vigilante violence.
Woodrow Wilson thought German Americans couldn't assimilate.
What does the United States want to be to the world?
As President Donald Trump prepares to address Congress for his 2018 State of the Union address, take a look back at the history of this high-profile tradition.
Journalists have angered presidents from the earliest days of America’s founding.
These Presidents didn't want the state of their health to affect the state of the nation.
“Where are all the people?” an aide asked.
How the Plattsburg camps tried (and failed) to raise a volunteer army ahead of World War I.
On the centennial of America’s entry into World War I, explore the historical debate about whether the decision to declare war on Germany was a correct one or not.