This week’s TIME magazine issue includes an article called “‘We’re the People’: John Ford’s The Grapes of Wrath at 75” by long-time movie critic and editor Richard Corliss.
Corliss contextualizes the movie and its impact on its 75th anniversary. Remembering that Gone With the Wind had comes […]
I have created a new entry for Hideo Noda (1908-1939) on Wikipedia.
The Hiss Case nosed its way into popular culture via Hollywood in shorts like “Dunked in the Deep” (1949) with the Three Stooges and in Alfred Hitchcock‘s spy-romance-thriller North By Northwest (1959), featuring Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint.
(Do you know of other instances?)
In 1992, Lessing wrote and lectured about “Unexamined Mental Attitudes Left Behind By Communism.” A brief of that […]
Back then, it was “the first Christmas without war” for seven years: for Christmas 2012, Americans remain fighting in Afghanistan after more than a decade. Back then, Chambers was concerned about “the Bomb”: sadly, that fear remains […]
Prince Charming of New South Wales, Australia, has dubbed 1948 testimony of Whittaker Chambers into the song “Videotape” by Radiohead from their 2007 album In Rainbows to create his own special music, “Videotape (Tragedy of History).
Also appearing are the voices of Winston Churchill,
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- B&W Photos from Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information Collection
- Life of the People: Radical Impulse + Capital and Labor
- Art of Marxism
- Comrades in Art
- Graphic Witness
- Jacob Burck
- Hugo Gellert + Gellert Papers
- William Gropper
- Jan Matulka: Thomas McCormick Gallery + Global Modernist
- Esther Shemitz Chambers
- Armory Show 1913
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