An investigation of music’s power by one of its great polymaths
During the AIDS crisis, ACT UP's radicalism forced more mainstream gay-rights groups to step up their game.
The lead singer of Against Me! changes gender and challenges the male punk scene.
Louie's third season on F/X explores the territory of the sitcom man.
William F. Buckley’s heirs are starving on a red-meat diet.
A look at the trailer for Spielberg's upcoming Civil War biopic
How women are portrayed in the BBC's Doctor Who
Among big-ticket Oscar contenders, the critic's heart will always be with the overlooked gem.
Naomi Wolf's yoni worship isn't just silly—it's dangerous.
On Rick Hasen's riveting look at voting wars since Florida—and the anguished history of how we got there in the first place
Criterion Collection has released the famed author's not-so-famed entries into the film canon.
Joe Posnanski's new book on the Penn State coach fails to hold him accountable for the Sandusky scandal.
Is it really a font of liberal propaganda?
Skyler White and other anti-hero wives have been doused in haterade lately instead of getting the sympathy they deserve.
Full Metal Jacket—as well as the rest of the director's canon—still fails to impress, even after a quarter-century intermission.