Woodrow Wilson Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

The Presbyterian Minister’s Son

Woodrow Wilson’s myth remains vexed and unsettled. He persists, in American memory, as a sort of botched paragon—a man who remains almost irritatingly alive and imperfect and somehow touching. The respect that he deserves is complicated—and so is the contempt.

Trump, Mrs. Wilson and That ‘Senior Official’

If the senior official who wrote a recent New York Times op-ed truly had the best interests of the country at heart, he would have kept secret what he is doing, not only his identity.