Robert Jackman

Opera

Marina Litvinenko: how my husband’s assassination became an opera

‘For me, it was never a story about me and Sasha. It was about Russia, and what’s happening to Russia’

By Robert Jackman

Podcasts

Is The Apology Line worth sticking with?

As anyone who listens to documentary podcasts knows, the genre’s selling point is its total absence of time constraints

By Robert Jackman

Art

The best Scandi Noir to watch this winter

The genre has become a bankable success for streaming services

By Robert Jackman

Art

Purple podcasters

The sensible center drives the woke to the edge of reason

By Robert Jackman

Art

The unstoppable rise of television-rewatch podcasts

There are some genuinely bruising — and suitably profane — allegations against Robert De Niro

By Robert Jackman

Art

The Irish question

Sebastian Barry talks about his new play, On Blueberry Hill

By Robert Jackman

Internet

When did the left gaslight itself?

The idea that personal characteristics always give you the moral high ground is self-evidently nonsense

By Robert Jackman

What will happen when the Supreme Court hears its first gun rights case in 10 years?

A challenge to a New York City law forbidding gun owners from taking their weapons to shooting ranges beyond the city will be assessed

By Robert Jackman

Politics

Kamala Harris isn’t woke

She may be a mixed race woman, but for the radical left she’s just another white patriarch

By Robert Jackman

How Canada’s legal marijuana could leave America in the dust

Some Democrats already fear that Trump might come out for legalization as a way of winning the millennial vote in 2020

By Robert Jackman

Media

Pod Save America’s public firing of Tim Miller is oddly sanctimonious

Have the Pod’s hosts ever taken any money that doesn’t ‘square with the values’ they purport to hold?

By Robert Jackman

Politics

No, the Proud Boys aren’t an extremist group

They’re just mindless thugs barging into the culture war

By Robert Jackman

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