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Imperial Rule

Imperial Rule

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 9th 2016

In our hotly contested election year of 2016, today’s 42nd anniversary of the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon recalls the feverishly debated concept of the “Imperial Presidency,” which hi

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Last of Their Kind

Last of Their Kind

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 10th 2015

There is always fascination in historical studies – and moviemaking – that depict “the last of their kind.” The lavish and inescapably fascinating Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), which premiered in

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