Anthony DiMaggio

Anthony DiMaggio is Associate Professor of Political Science at Lehigh University. He earned his PhD from the University of Illinois, Chicago, and is the author of 9 books, including most recently: Political Power in America (SUNY Press, 2019) and Rebellion in America (Routledge, 2020). He can be reached at:

Blaming the Tea Party

Obama’s Political Suicide

Mediated Ignorance

For Profit, For Shame


The Ugly Reality Behind the Killing of Bin Laden

The Myth of Humanitarian Catastrophe

The Great "Budget Repair" Swindle

Rightwing Manipulation of the Wisconsin Revolt

Americans on Austerity

What’s Really Behind Conservative Attacks on ObamaCare?

Are Government Workers Overpaid?

Peace Process Déjà Vu

A Culture of Corruption

Democrats Go GOP on Tax Cuts

Flotilla Violence Expected

The Muslim Community Center at Ground Zero: a Manufactured Controversy

Operation Infinite Occupation

Iran Under Siege

War on Terror or War of Terror?

Afghanistan in Ruins

Forgotten Casualties of the Recession

No Repeal of Whaling Ban

Deconstructing Obama’s BP Speech

A Retrospective Look at Arizona’s Immigration Law