Kennedy speechwriter lauds Obama

November 13, 2008
President George W. Bush ’68 may have left an unimpressive foreign policy record, but President-elect Barack Obama is poised to restore the legacy of the John F. Kennedy years, Kennedy’s former speechwriter and adviser said Wednesday. Theodore “Ted” Sorensen discussed topics ranging from present-day politics to the Kennedy administration’s handling of the Cuban Missile Crisis »

Before Nov. 4, profs weigh in

October 9, 2008
Regardless of who wins on Nov. 4, one thing is for sure: America is on the cusp of a new political era, according to three Yale professors who spoke at a panel on the presidential election Wednesday night. Hosted by new student organization Yale Votes, the panel included law professor Akhil Reed Amar, Graduate School »