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Citizen Franken

_(excerpted from original article)_ Al Franken single-handedly smashed the stereotype of the humorless liberal. The former _Saturday Night Live_ writer became one of the most important voices of the American L...
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Unholy Alliance

Remember the good old days when we wouldn‘t touch right-wing Plutocrats and Christian Fundamentalists with a 10-foot pole? Well, times have changed, and Esther Kaplan asks what to make of our new best buddy, George W.
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Exodus

_(excerpted from original article)_ *_Enter an East Village cafe, a West Village jazz club, a Lower East side bar. Don't be surprised to hear Hebrew in the air. Welcome to New York's Israeli invasion._* !ht...
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Staging Change

_(excerpted from original article)_ Kushner's combination of exacting political analysis and broad artistic vision first earned him wide acclaim in 1993 and 1994 with his play _Angels In America_. That massive...