Tag Archive | Politics

Doc of the Day: Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore?

Jeff Smith was a normal guy who decided to run for Congress. How did he do?

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Doc of the Day: The Barber of Birmingham

See the civil rights movement through the eyes of one of its foot soldiers.

Doc of the Day: Trumbo

Doc of the Day: Trumbo

The story of a writer who, much like Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis, refused to back down.

Doc of the Day: One Bright Shining Moment

Doc of the Day: One Bright Shining Moment

George McGovern died yesterday. Here’s why you should mourn him.

Doc of the Day: Arguing the World

Four old Jewish guys yammer about politics. Fun for the whole family! Dir. Joseph Dorman, 1998, 106 min, Viewed via Netflix Instant

Doc of the Day: Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare

American healthcare is broken. What can be done to fix it? Dir. Susan Frömke & Matthew Heineman, 2012, 95 min, Viewed via DVD Screener

Doc of the Day: As Goes Janesville

How one small town is buffeted about by the winds of politics. Dir. Brad Lichtenstein, 2012, 83 min, Viewed via Vimeo