• “13th” Directed by Ava Duvernay (Netflix streaming)

    The topic of director Ava Duverney’s “13th” is that this country’s prison system is set up to incarcerate as many people as possible so companies, private individuals and politicians benefit financially by way of the businesses that...

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  • Charles Evans Hughes
    Another Presidential Cliffhanger

    This closely contested Presidential election involving a Democratic incumbent is not without its precedent. Few alive today who lived through it will have much memory of the events, but it does bear a moment’s retelling. In 1916,...

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  • Groundhog Day 2012

    One of my favorite movies of the past decades is Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray and Punxsutawney Phil.  Harold Ramis’s imaginative fable concerns a man with an attitude required to re-live one day of his life until...

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