Both films show how human faith falters in the face of planetary crisis. Only it’s not the Cold War anymore.
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On October 3, 1965, President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed what became, in retrospect, one of the most influential […]
On September 1, 1964, Masanori Murakami threw a scoreless eighth inning for the San Francisco Giants. Amid a […]
[Editor’s Note: Fifteen years ago, a a group of Jewish and Latino activists began efforts to renovate and […]