Frank Bardacke has written the definitive biography of Cesar Chavez and a magnificent guide to the politics and sociology of the 1960s-80s.
Films and Commentary from Saul Landau
Films and Commentary from Saul Landau.
December 13, 2011
Washington can't seem to grasp a decline, that the rest of the world sees, in its once undisputed world power. It cannot keep its home in good repair, but it still acts as if it can make other nations bend to its will.
November 28, 2011
The psychic dynamics of a government creep that spied on IPS are the latest Hollywood exploit.
November 17, 2011
1982 Libya had a different feeling than the current world, but its memories shape a view of the current situation.
November 4, 2011
Pharmaceutical companies exert their influence over Americans of all walks of life, creating a culture of drug profiteering.
October 28, 2011
George Clooney's new film takes us beyond school-taught political science and into the reality of murky deal-cutting arenas.