Ayn Rand in Chicago

Ayn Rand in Chicago

The American city that comes to mind at the mention of Ayn Rand is probably not Chicago, a metropolis one might associate with other bestselling writers and authors, such as Studs Terkel, Carl Sandburg or even the current U.S. president, Barack Obama, whose philosophy...
George Lucas vs. The Stormtroopers

George Lucas vs. The Stormtroopers

George Lucas’ ‘Star Wars’ trilogy, which recently premiered on DVD, has unleashed a storm of controversy with alarming implications. The debate over America’s highest-grossing movie series is centered on the changes Mr. Lucas made to his pictures...

Thank You, Harry Potter!

With a long-term war in progress and threats of further terrorist attacks on American soil, is it mere escapism to go to movies such as Harry Potter? Not at all; such movies provide something just as essential to winning a war as weapons and soldiers. Harry Potter...

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