Black's History Week


Hail to the Chief (part V)

Ep. 8

In this fifth podcast to mark the presidential election, Professor Jeremy Black, author of Altered States, talks to The Critic‘s political editor, Graham Stewart, about how the power of the US president has been exercised since the end of the Cold War.


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Image: Bill Clinton

Music: Radetzky March by Human Symphony Orchestra (

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