Articles and Essays by Mark Engler

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Is Rambo Still A Republican?

Lessons from late-Cold War cinema for the post-9/11 era.

Republicans Among Us

A week in review from the Republican National Convention, inside and out.

New York Says “No”

Why the city will -- and should -- demonstrate against the Republican Convention.

Six Essays About War and About Peace

A series of post-9/11 reflections.

The Sideshow Rebels

A review of Sideshow, USA by Rachel Adams and Jay's Journal of Anomalies by Ricky Jay.

On the Price is Right

A journey into Television City.

A Week in New York

The experience, and the politics, of living in the aftermath of terror.