David Mamet: A Conservative? Kinda sorta …

I’ve seen two articles about this in the papers and had to read it.

David Mamet in the Village Voice

Mamet writes a lengthy discourse on politics. Sort of a “how I figured out I’m not really a liberal but a conservative in stead.” Well, that’s how some are interpreting it. I’m not sure he’s really a conservative . . . → Read More: David Mamet: A Conservative? Kinda sorta …

The line between conservative and fascist

Today’s Wall Street Journal has as its featured editorial a piece it calls “The Italian Job”. You can see bits of it at: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1791228/posts

This concerns a practice known as extraordinary rendition. Here CIA agents, working with Italian officials, kidnapped an Egyptian imam named Nasr and took him to Egypt where he was tortured and held for . . . → Read More: The line between conservative and fascist