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Sonny Bunch

Ed Zwick on a Better, More Elegant Age of Filmmaking

Plus: A small-town assignment!
Jonathan V. Last

The Party of Putin

Alexei Navalny’s murder prompts America’s new conservatism to show itself. Again.
William Kristol and Andrew Egger

Pessimism of the Intellect, Optimism of the Will

Plus: Fani Willis takes the stand in Georgia.
Mona Charen

Should Democrats Dump Biden?

Listen now | Chris Cillizza joins the panel for a thought experiment…
Bill Lueders

Stella and the Regulators

When my dog was attacked, the authorities proved worse than worthless.
Art Kleiner

How Authoritarians Will Use AI

And how we can use it against them.
Cathy Young

The Greatest 20th-Century Russian Novel Finally Gets a Film Version Worthy of It

The new adaptation of ‘The Master and Margarita’ feels especially subversive in…