Sidney Blumenthal writes that HBO should base its what-if history "Confederate" on what really happened
Trump has repudiated Lincoln's vision of America leading "the liberal party throughout the world."
Republican leaders believe they can manipulate Trump for their own ends.
Lincoln knew the difference between the motives of the promoter's "humbug" and the demagogue's "false accusations."
Until he was twenty-one years old, Abraham Lincoln's father rented out his son to neighbors in rural Indiana for ten to thirty-one cents a day.