Yesterday, President Donald Trump announced that he would be imposing a tariff on imported steel and aluminum, saying that the United States would eas...View Details

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Both Frank and David are on strike this week, participating in the UCU industrial action protesting pension cuts. Recording off campus, they talk abou...View Details

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With the South Korea Winter Olympics in full swing, Frank and David talk about the history of the Olympics, including: How ideas about peace and amate...View Details

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Earlier this week, rumors emerged that the White House was planning for a military parade in Washington. Frank and David talk about the history of mi...View Details

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Over the past year, the FBI has received unprecedented public attention, from the Comey letter on Hillary Clinton's emails to the Nunes memo asserting...View Details

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2018 marks the fiftieth anniversary of 1968, one of the most interesting and consequental years in American history.  Frank and David discuss what m...View Details

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With Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury topping the best-seller lists, Frank and David talk about the history of political exposes, including: How the genr...View Details

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What do historians have to say about Star Wars? Quite a lot actually! Joined by Edinburgh Teaching Fellow (and Star Wars fan) Tereza Valney, Frank and...View Details

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After the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Frank and David talk about the history of American taxation, including: How taxes shaped the r...View Details

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The big news this week was the Alabama senatorial election. Based on a listener question, Frank and David discuss how the party of Lincoln became the ...View Details

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