A new film about the labor leader reduces him to a caricature and ignores his true strengths as an organizer.
Recollections from Tom Engelhardt and an interview with Schell.
John Judis’s provocative history of US foreign policy toward Israel
Immanuel Velikovsky’s strange quest for a scientific theory of everything
The short stories in The UnAmericans are studies of effusive remoteness and meandering revolution.
How Georgi Markov became the truth-teller of Bulgaria’s communist era, and paid for it with his life.
Dave Eggers’s The Circle; Richard Powers’s Orfeo
Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel, Jiri Menzel’s I Served the King of England, Rithy Panh’s The Missing Picture