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The article presents a reprint of the article "Past Is Prologue" by Graham Allison and Niall Ferguson, which appeared in the "Atlantic" magazine. It discusses the importance of establishing a White House Council of Historical Advisers to incorporate applied history in the Executive Office of the president and in American universities in an effort to illuminate current challenges in the country.


Allison, Graham, and Niall Ferguson. "Past Is Prologue." Hoover Digest: Research & Opinion on Public Policy 1 (Winter 2017): 175-179.