Day: November 13, 2012

Delusions of the Liberal Intelligentsia: 10 Myths About Obama and the Democrats

by JASON HIRTHLER As we head into The Chosen One’s second term, it might be useful to explode a few of the chronic myths that cling to the man more tightly than his shadow. Myths that have helped liberal intelligentsiaREAD ON

Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln and the historical drama of the Civil War

By Tom Mackaman, wsws.org Directed by Steven Spielberg, written by Tony Kushner Lincoln, which will be released in theaters nationally November 16, is a powerful cinematic treatment of the Lincoln administration’s struggle to pass a constitutional amendment abolishing slavery in 1865,READ ON

BP HELPING AMERICA (AND THE WORLD)*

Did the headline shock you? Did it offend your sensibilities? If it did, if it looked like an audacious oxymoronic statement, it speaks highly for your sense of decency and level of cultural and political literacy. If it didn’t andREAD ON