Jamie Stiehm

Jamie Stiehm

Jamie Stiehm

In her weekly column, "Past and Present," journalist and history buff Jamie Stiehm looks at current events through the lens of the past. 

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Statues Face a Hard Look Jul 15, 2020

WASHINGTON — Statues are all the rage as the house of American history came under fire from st... Read More

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Following Trump Off a Cliff -- To a War Won and Done Jul 08, 2020

A monologue overheard on Air Force One: What a rush. My greatest speech, on the Fourth of July. Trum... Read More

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The Yankee and the Cavalier Still Speak on our Bittersweet Fourth Jul 01, 2020

Pen pals in the sunsets of their lives, they wrote between Massachusetts and Virginia until they bot... Read More

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Trump's Trail of Tears and Rage Jun 24, 2020

Please pass the schadenfreude. How sweet it is. Let me count the ways. On this side of the Civil Wa... Read More