Heather Cox Richardson

Heather Cox Richardson is the author of "To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party," amongst several other books, and a professor of history at Boston College.

Donald Trump, Paul Ryan
The Republican tax bill is a poison pill that kills the New Deal Heather Cox Richardson
Donald Trump
Donald Trump's deadly strategy: His attack on government has led to riots before, and could again Heather Cox Richardson
Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders
This war is for America's soul: Donald Trump, Paul Ryan and how wealthy white elites protect themselves Heather Cox Richardson
Barry Goldwater, Ronald Reagan, Pat Buchanan, George W. Bush, Donald Trump
This is how the GOP imploded: The real story behind the conservative crack-up, and the creation of Donald Trump Heather Cox Richardson
Donald Trump, David Brooks
David Brooks has lost all control: This is how the far right stole the GOP -- and they are not giving it back Heather Cox Richardson
Ronald Reagan; Ed Rollins, Lee Atwater, Lyn Nofziger
Ronald Reagan made it all worse: How Republicans -- the real party with their hands out -- convinced white America that government was out to get them Heather Cox Richardson
Donald Trump, Ted Cruz
Extremism ends in civil war: Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and a right-wing insurgency the GOP can no longer control Heather Cox Richardson
Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Donald Trump
GOP's hell-bent on tearing us apart: A decades-long strategy to win by divisiveness now leads to President Donald Trump Heather Cox Richardson
George Will, Bill O'Reilly
George Will's had enough lying: His battle with Bill O'Reilly is finally an intellectual battle to reclaim the GOP from Fox News Heather Cox Richardson
Spiro Agnew
GOP hates the media because they are liars: The damning, evil history of the right's war on a free press Heather Cox Richardson
Carly Fiorina, Ted Cruz, Ben Carson, Mike Huckabee
Ted Cruz wants to be king: Make no mistake, the GOP extremists' real goal is absolute control Heather Cox Richardson
It is time to get very afraid: Extremists, authoritarians now run the GOP -- and no one can stop them Heather Cox Richardson
Donald Trump
Donald Trump is brilliant revenge: The GOP's demise looks a lot like this Heather Cox Richardson
Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Rush Limbaugh, Donald Trump
It didn't start with Limbaugh and Trump: The deep roots of the GOP's war on women Heather Cox Richardson
Richard Nixon
It's still Richard Nixon's party: How Watergate shaped the modern conservative movement Heather Cox Richardson