David Patten is an award-winning history teacher, college lecturer, and the author of twenty-one articles published in various magazines, including History Today, Military History, Man at Arms, Arms Collecting, Medal News, and, most recently, the Journal of the Orders and Medals Society of America.
Jon Wiener teaches American history at the University of California-Irvine and is a contributing editor at the Nation. His latest book, "How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey Across America" (University of California Press), has just been published. Cross-posted from TomDispatch.
Louis Hyman attended Columbia University, where he received a BA in History and Mathematics. A former Fulbright scholar, he received his PhD in American history in 2007 from Harvard University. He is currently an assistant professor in Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, where he teaches history. Cross-posted from the Huffington Post.