The Big Tent G.O.P.

Citadel political science professor Mallory Factor on the history of the conservative movement in America, from the revolution to the war on terror.

Related Videos


  • Citadel Hedge Fund Firm Gets Bernanke's Advice

    Hedge fund and asset management firm Citadel said Thursday that former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will be an “outside senior adviser” to the company. Citadel said Bernanke will consult with the firm on monetary policy, financial markets and the global economy. Citadel, which is also known for deploying high-frequency trading strategies, is active in Washington when it comes to debates around financial market regulation.

  • The Tents Of Fashion Week Were Cold This Season For Fall 2014

    It is known as one of the most glamorous times of the year, Fashion Week in New York City. But the snow, cold weather, and various locations certainly damepened the spirit of most. While snow was ploughed at The Lincoln Center, the fashion crowd dodged puddles and carried umbrellas in one the most brutal weeks of the year. Sure this winter has been rough, but now the fashion corwd had to also deal with the problems of transit. Some of the biggest deisngers opted to show off site, from downtown

  • Dennis Basso On Why He Won't Leave The NY Fashion Week Tents

    Dennis Basso is a fashion veteran, having been around for over 30 years. From modest beginnings, Basso now dresses some of the hottest celebrities in town and calls Joan Rivers one of his best friends. It is his dramatic aesthetic which has created his following which made a ticket to his fall 2014 collection, one of the hottest this season at NYFW. From fur, lace, jewels and embroidery Basso created show stopping separates, and floor length gowns. It was all over the top, and almost regal with

  • Bring India Inside the U.S. Trade Tent

    Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow Alyssa Ayres on why the U.S. should support India’s bid to join the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.

  • Citadel Buys KCG's NYSE Floor Business

    Feb. 5 -- NYSE Group President Tom Farley and Citadel Execution Services Head Jamil Nazarali discuss Citadel Securities purchase of KCG Holdings. They speak on "Bloomberg Markets."

  • Jobless Turn to "Tent City" in New Jersey For Refuge

    It's something you see too often in developing countries. But this tent encampment is in Ocean Country, New Jersey -- an hour's drive from Manhattan. They call it Tent City. Pastor Steven Brigham founded it when he realized homeless people in his area have no other options.

  • Opinion: Affirmative Action For Conservative Acade

    Political Diary editor Jason Riley on the University of Colorado, Boulder's visiting scholar program for conservative academics.

  • Australian Conservatives Readying for DO OR DIE Second Budget

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott, facing growing pressure to call early elections, is expected to take a far more cautious tack in the conservative government's second budget on Tuesday after a politically disastrous plan last year. Abbott and Treasurer Joe Hockey were savaged in 2014 for handing down a budget that aimed to slash spending on social welfare programs in order to reign in spiraling deficits.

  • Protect Our Oceans, Save Our Future: Captain Paul Watson Talks Conservation

    Captain Paul Watson founded the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in 1977 and has dedicated his life to protecting the oceans of the world. From conservation, education, and protection it is his mission to protect the animals that call our oceans home. He is giving a voice to 20,000 dolphins and whales that are killed annually in Japan. In his years at the helm of the non-profit organization Watson has made it his mission to protect the waters and has made impressive progress. He even told me t

  • Pope Francis On Board With Science: Evolution And The Big Bang Are Real, God's Not A "Magician"

    Not deterred by a Catholic synod's recent watering down of his views on the gay community and divorce, Pope Francis on Monday continued to please those who most appreciate his frequent breaks from traditional Catholic teachings, telling the Pontifical Academy of Sciences that he agrees with, well...science.

  • Private Equity Firms Keep Conservative Dealmaking Pace

    Blackstone Group announced a deal to buy Gates Corp., formerly known as Tompkins PLC, from a pair of Canadian sponsors in a deal worth just over $5 billion. But that doesn't tell the whole story - the success of the Tompkins carve-out took place over three years of aggressive dealmaking by Onex Corp. and CPPIB - one that brought the sponsors a multi-billion dollar exit. As debt appears poised to become more pricey, it looks like the standard PE deals are back.

  • Chris Christie's Administration Outraged Both Liberals And Conservatives With This 1 Move

    As if Bridgegate wasn’t enough, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s administration just made one move that's angered both the right and the left: Essentially banning beloved electric-car maker Tesla from the Garden state. New Jersey motor vehicle officials approved a rule Tuesday that would require all car companies to sell their vehicles through franchised dealers instead of directly to customers.

Other Advice Videos