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Despite its triumphalism, the GDR museum in Berlin suggests that reunification remains an unfinished business.
When we reach the adamantine gates of Iraq, it's too late to turn back.
Identify war by what it takes away.
While well-intentioned, "Argo" falls into the common Hollywood trap of making Muslims into a monolithic Green Menace.
Jon Stewart, the premier political satirist of his generation, is one of a kind. Or is he?
Many entertainment figures, like George Clooney, have entered the world of punditry. But what happens when a pundit goes the other way?
Since the Arab Spring, artists have helped to foster a more vibrant civil society and pointed the way toward more durable democratic institutions.
The new North Korean leader likes Disney. But that's not necessarily a sign that he's leaning westward.
Two new films introduce the world's premier experts on militarism (hint: you won't meet them in Washington).
The Mike Daisey saga has shown that melodrama and sentimental fiction cannot alone change the world, but they have a place in progressive politics.