Author Archives: Matthew Pinsker

The Myth of ‘Rivals’

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Editor’s Comments:
This essay was adapted from an op-ed published in the Los Angeles Times on November 18, 2008. Matthew Pinsker is an Associate Professor of History at Dickinson College and the co-director of the House Divided project.
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