John Avlon

John Avlon is a news columnist and non-fiction author. His books are concerned with the changing landscape of American political parties. Giuliani's speechwriter.

 

"Godwin's law states that the longer any online debate goes on, the likelier it is that someone will play the Nazi card. It's the rhetorical equivalent of going nuclear and stupid at the same time."

- John Avlon, Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America


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Above the Fray

Aurelian Craiutu reviews John Avlon's "Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations."...


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A MERE 60 YEARS AGO, at the front end of my love-hate affair with the published word, I went to work ...

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