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New Movie Glamorizes CIA in Iran

The Right often demonizes Hollywood as “liberal” and surely there are some TV shows and movies with liberal themes but most of what the U.S.¬†entertainment industry produces is either apolitical or super-patriotic. “Argo,” a new movie on Iran, fits the…

Wary of ‘The Ides of March’

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Politics in America is a balancing act between idealism and cynicism, with the latter usually triumphing over the former at least in the near term, until a new surge of idealism arrives. As Lisa Pease writes, this ebb and flow…