Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author of Destiny and Power, American Lion, and Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

What Can Our New President Learn From Andrew Jackson?

Soldier, brawler, lover, and politician, Andrew Jackson was the first U.S. President to be the target of an assassin—and the only one to attack his assailant. Tough and wily, passionate and canny, he created the modern Presidency and notably rewrote the script of American life to give the people a larger voice.  So, what should our next President do similarly?

Click here to read this article I recently wrote for Parade magazine

Jon Meacham