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“Envoy Keeps Candor Showing”

Profile of U.N. diplomat Alan Keyes. continue reading

“Devisive End to ‘Decade of Women’”

Wrap-up: The 1985 U.N. Decade for Women Conference in Nairobi. continue reading

“Politburo’s Youngest Member Advanced Swiftly to the Top”

Spot profile on the elevation of Mikhail Gorbachev to the top position in the Soviet Communist Party’s central committee. continue reading

“Tough Stance Stays, But Style Will Shift”

Spot analysis of the changing of the guard at the United Nations, as Vernon Walters replaced Jeane Kirkpatrick as U.S. ambassador. continue reading

“Sharon Loses Libel Suit; Time Cleared of Malice”

Wrap-up: Ariel Sharon v. Time Inc. continue reading

“UNESCO Pullout: Intent is Reform”

The United States, United Nations and UNESCO. continue reading

“UN Panel OKs Anti-Torture Pact”

The torture debate at the United Nations. continue reading

“UN Divided Over Anti-Torture Pact”

The torture debate at the United Nations. continue reading

“Generals Go on Defense: Ariel Sharon Vs. Time Inc.”

Ariel Sharon v. Time Inc. continue reading

“Time Again for ‘So Much UN-ery’”

Curtain-raiser: The U.N. General Assembly of 1984. continue reading

“One week into the Invasion: Up the Coastal Road from Tel Aviv to Beirut”

Up the coastal road from Tel Aviv to Beirut, following the path of Israel’s 1982 invasion of Lebanon. continue reading

“Spot Analysis: Palestinian Autonmy and the Late Moshe Dayan”

Spot analysis: Moshe Dayan and the Palestinians. continue reading

Recap of Israel’s Attack on Iraq’s Nuclear Reactor, June 7, 1981

How the Israelis managed to blow up Iraq’s nuclear reactor in 1981. continue reading

“The Golan Heights: The Camp David Fear in the Occupied Golan Heights”

Israelis in the Golan Heights, 1980. continue reading

“The West Bank: A new breed of leadership”

Palestinian leadership in the occupied West Bank, Summer 1980. continue reading

“The West Bank: This Land is Whose Land?”

Israeli settlers and the Palestinians: Whose Land? continue reading

“Isle of Dogs”

      “Isle of Dogs” By Brooke Kroeger January 1978isle-ofdogs-st__louis_post_dispatch_sun__jan_15__1978_  

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The Suffragents won the Gold Medal in US History in the 2018 Independent Publisher Book Awards and was a finalist for the 2018 Sally and Morris Lasky Prize, presented by the Center for Political History.  See Summer Camp Newsletters” and Facebook posts from book-related appearances. Reviews, notices, and articles about my books are under their titles here. My articles are here.

Upcoming Events: September 23: Bentson Dean’s Lecture, College of Arts and Science, New York University. October 17: Suffragents Panel, National Archives, Washington DC.  [2020] March 27 Ephemera Society of America, 40th annual conference, Old Greenwich CT. June 4-6Métiers et professions des médias (XVIIIe-XXIe siècles),”  Université de Lausanne (Switzerland).

Happened 2019: Exhibition Opening Remarks: “Women Get the Vote: A Historic Look at the Nineteenth Amendment,“New York Society Library. February 23: Public Values in Conflict with Animal Agribusiness Practices,” UCLA Law School, Los Angeles.  March 13: The Suffragents,” Scarsdale Woman’s Club, Scarsdale NY. March 24: League of Women Voters, Albany County at the Bethlehem (NY) Public LibraryMarch 25:Judges, Lawyers, and Women’s Suffrage: Recognizing the Men Who Stood with Women on the Front Lines,” Gender Fairness Committee of the Third Judicial District, CLE, NY State Courts at SUNY Albany Law School, Albany NY. May 15: “The Republican Suffragents,” National Women’s Republican Club, New York City. August 7:  Panel, “From Emma Goldman to the Marketplace of Ideas: Marking the 100th Anniversary of Free Speech at the Supreme Court.” (page 40) AEJMC, Toronto. August 14: Webinar, National Park Service.