Friday A/V Club: The death of a charmless kook
Plus: Klobuchar and Warren join Democrat 2020 contest and AOC retracts "Green New Deal" draft.
Nancy Rommelmann and Leah McSweeney on the "toxic femininity" of Asia Argento, anti-Semitism at the Women's March, and 21st-century sexual liberation.
If the left is going to insist that only the most consistent enemies of bigotry are welcome in their ranks, one might expect some consistency.
The Anti-Defamation League's report actually showed that attacks decreased in 2017 from 2016.
Why are we paying for a Spanish-language propaganda station in the first place?
But many of the Alternative for Deutschland's leaders have questionable track records when it comes to anti-Semitism.
"It’s climate manipulation and D.C. keep talking about ‘we are a resilient city’ and that’s a model based off the Rothschilds controlling the climate to create natural disasters they can pay for to own the cities, man."
Did the president really need a teachable moment to denounce neo-Nazis?
An Israeli Jew is accused of making frightening phone calls that were attributed to a post-Trump rise in anti-Semitism.
Ivanka Trump, unlike her father, understands that sympathy, not hostility, is the right response to people worried by anti-Jewish bomb threats.
You can't blame the filmmaker for being annoyed. But audiences are always repurposing art, sometimes in creepy ways, sometimes in ways that are more appealing.
How to dodge responsibility, whether you're a candidate or a cop.
A bill aimed at protecting Jewish students from discrimination would have a chilling effect on constitutionally protected speech.
The bill, unanimously approved by the Senate last week, intensifies the conflict between antidiscrimination law and freedom of speech.
Who says bipartisanism is dead?
Bipartisan Senate bill would make "judging Israel by a double standard" a hate crime.
Please stop spreading unsubstantiated stories of Trump-induced terror.
A variation on beer pong, it pits Jews against Nazis, each with their own symbolic cup formation.
In the name of fighting intolerance, legitimate political debate is threatened.