1980 drama Educating Rita is a
sharply clever look at two ends of the same culture in England. It reflects
across the Atlantic with a perspective that is every bit as sharp here as over
Resist the “regressives.” Don’t be fooled by their lies. Inform
yourself on the issues and mobilize. These are among the ringing phrases in Beyond Outrage, a lively polemic by the
Berkeley public policy professor...
A century ago, Americans were renowned as dour working stiffs. But by mid-century, the country was going on vacation. UW-Milwaukee media studies assistant professor Richard K. Popp investigates the shift in The Holiday Makers and...