Blog Archives

Clinton’s America: The 1990s

The Age of Clinton

by Gil Troy Bill Clinton was ambitious, in the best sense of the word. He wanted to use the president’s bully pulpit to make history. He wanted to preserve traditional values with a liberal, open, pro-government but not big-government twist.

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Contemporary History

President Clinton’s Foreign Policy

President Clinton Speech

By Sidney Blumenthal President Clinton lost and then gained his footing in both domestic and foreign policy at roughly the same times. The tracks ran parallel. Just as he had hit a low point with the failure of health care

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Contemporary History

The History Reader Newsletter