David Lewis Schaefer

David Lewis Schaefer is a professor of political science at College of the Holy Cross.

David Lewis Schaefer is a professor of political science at College of the Holy Cross.

Politics & Policy

Judicial Hubris

While May marked the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s historic decision in Brown v. Board of Education ruling racial segregation in public schools unconstitutional, last month was the 30th ...
Politics & Policy

Then & Now

Six days before the 60th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the A&E network, to publicize its Memorial Day movie Ike, ran a reproduction in the New York Times of the ...
Politics & Policy

Clueless in Hollywood

Anyone who’s concerned that Hollywood is perpetuating the divide between “Red” and “Blue” America by ignoring the concerns of tens of millions of evangelical and conservative Catholic moviegoers might be ...
Politics & Policy

Evidence Outed

While a federal appellate court was attempting to stymie California’s gubernatorial recall election last week, a Massachusetts judge was advancing the cause of judicial activism in his own way. Worcester ...
Politics & Policy

Direct Dangers

The results of the first stage of the French presidential election in April have been widely decried. In that election the anti-immigrant demagogue Jean le Pen scored an upset, beating ...