Alec Dubro

The Invention of the Jewish People

Shlomo Sand’s new book explores the age-old question: race or religion?

The Washington Redskins Keep Losing Because I Cursed Them

washington-redskins-authentic-pro-line-revolution-full-size-riddell-helmet.jpgBy Alec Dubro Ever since I moved to DC in 1993, I’ve hated my home town NFL team. For 18 years I lived in the Bay Area and got to root for the Raiders and the 49ers when both were Super Bowl winners and contenders. Then I moved to New York and watched the Giants win a few.

Darwin's Race Politics

A new book puts the famous man and his theory of evolution in the context of white supremacy.

Obama's Southern Problem—And Ours

A closer look at how white southerners voted suggests just how little support Obama can expect from the region.

The Ghost of Ronald Reagan

How we remember the real legacy of the conservative icon.