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  • Ava DuVernay, David Oyelowo to reunite on Hurricane Katrina drama

    After delving into the civil rights movement in "Selma," filmmaker Ava DuVernay and star David Oyelowo are looking to reunite for a drama set against the backdrop of Hurricane Katrina. DuVernay is on board to write, direct and produce a story of love...
  • It's all 'Cake' --if not the Oscar frosting --for Jennifer Aniston

    "MOST OF our assumptions have outlived their uselessness," said philosopher Marshall McLuhan. NOW we are reaching a saturation point in stories about Jennifer Aniston and how she failed to get a nomination for her movie "Cake," and that there's no...
  • Bernie Sanders' Long-Shot Presidential Bid

    The young man who answered the phone in the Senate office of Vermont's Bernie Sanders told the caller, a would-be campaign contributor, that it is illegal for funds to be accepted on federal property. He advised the person to contact Sanders' political...
  • REVIEW: 'That Hopey Changey Thing' and 'Sorry'

    REVIEW: 'That Hopey Changey Thing' and 'Sorry'
    Probably the single most infuriating and limiting thing about the American theater is its lack of immediacy when it comes to political and social commentary, mostly due to the absurd rigmarole and developmental time lags between someone writing a play and...
  • Eyeing 2016, Jeb Bush signals focus on middle class

    In his first public event since taking steps toward a presidential run, Jeb Bush on Friday called on political leaders to overhaul the country's immigration and education systems, increase job training programs and ease energy regulations to spur economic...
  • Romney strikes a new tone for 2016, but is this the real Mitt?

    Mitt Romney stepped back into the political arena Friday night, reborn as a prospective presidential candidate with a message almost as surprising as his apparent desire to run again for the White House. From the man pilloried for describing 47...
  • With trip to Idaho, Obama has visited all but 3 states as president

    With trip to Idaho, Obama has visited all but 3 states as president
    Entering what he has called the fourth quarter of his time at the White House, President Obama seems focused on crossing some states off his presidential bucket list. How else to explain Obama’s trip to Idaho on Wednesday, which brings down the...
  • Where is the line for leaders issuing executive orders?

    If the 2010 mid-term elections were according to President Obama “a shellacking,” then it’s going to take a lot to strip away the pain of the Republican Party’s midterm election victory in 2014. For the first time in eight years,...
  • Estrenos de cine: 'Selma' y 'Beloved Sisters'

    Selma * * * ½ Antes de ser asesinado en 1968, Martín Luther King Jr. se convirtió en símbolo de libertad e igualdad, pero con el paso del tiempo la propaganda oficial lo redujo a una simple estatua que muchos veneran, pero pocos conocen. La cineasta...
  • John Lewis tells his truth about 'Selma'

    The role of art in our society is not to reenact history but to offer an interpretation of human experience as seen through the eyes of the artist. The philosopher Aristotle says it best: “The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of...
  • Selma March Pivotal Civil Rights Moment

    The 50th anniversary of the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., is a reminder of the critical role the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. played in American history. Dr. King, whose birth we celebrate today, was far from the only activist...