Stories by William Hogeland

William Hogeland is the author of The Whiskey Rebellion: George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, and the Frontier Rebels Who Challenged America's Newfound Sovereignty. subscribe to William Hogeland's feed

Posted on: Jun 6, 2013, Source: William Hogeland's blog

A new book by Daniel Bergner rejects age-old thinking about female sexuality.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2012, Source: University of Texas Press

In a new book on America's founding era popular-finance movement, William Hogeland brings us forgotten folk heroes who fought against early elites. Many were Bible-toting, end-time Christians.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A case of 18th-century politicking has stymied our ability to deal with a 21st-century crisis.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Did Buckley ever really renounce his defense of white supremacy in the South?

Posted on: Nov 22, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Why is the armed might of the state, (necessary in waging war against foreign enemies) being applied to domestic policing of local communities and peaceful protests?

Posted on: Nov 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Even if we're not in the 1%, lots of us still benefit every day from policies that burden the less financially fortunate.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2011, Source: NewDeal 2.0

Memo to Tea Party: The major political battle during the American Revolution was over the proper uses of money and credit. Not getting government out of the economy.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2011, Source: NewDeal 2.0

Right-wing efforts to cast passive government, unfettered markets, and wholesale tax resistance as the founding values of ordinary America have very little basis.