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Greg Grandin

Greg Grandin teaches history at New York University. His newest book, The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America will be published in March. He is the author of Fordlandia, shortlisted for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, The Empire of Necessity, which won the Bancroft and Beveridge prizes in American history, and Kissinger’s Shadow.

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Donald Trump says there is “a crisis of the soul” at the border. He is right, though not in the way he thinks.

Greg Grandin
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Is Bush’s nightmare Venezuela’s salvation?

Greg Grandin

U.S. interventions in the Western Hemisphere have generally had disastrous consequences.

Greg Grandin