Harold Simmons, the conservative Texas billionaire, has kicked in another $500,000 to back Republican candidate Kevin James, making him by far the biggest spender thus far in the L.A. mayor's race.Simmons is known as a lavish supporter of conservative causes. During the presidential election, he gav ... More >>
The investigation into a cop killing in the 70s leads to a Chicago law professor involved in the early stages of Barack Obamas political career
BY MARC COOPER The McCain-Palin Campaign, October 2008 No more rulers. No more books. No more Johnny Mac's dirty looks. I take back what I said yesterday. I had a GREAT time watching the final presidential debate. Not only because Bob Schieffer did a better job than I expected, but because I kne ... More >>
A week in the battleground
Jon Voight appears in support, declaring, "I'm blessed to have met John McCain"
BY MARC COOPER We had been told since the beginning that the Taliban, al Qaeda and jihadists in general worked on what was called a "biblical calendar." None of this faster, quicker B.S. They would take their time in restoring the Caliphate. Fair enough. But who knew the Weather Underground had ... More >>
A Time to Stir, Jerichow and Birdsong: Reasons not to leave before show's end
What is to be done?
With their debut, the Living Things pose the question: Is the world ready for political glitter?
The Weather Underground and Civil Brand
Extreme Islam and Hatred of Capitalism
Off the sequence
Director Liz Garbus' clear-eyed vision