John Foster / 21 Jun 2024

The Populist Jewish Question

Antisemitism, Postfascism and Israel

Race is the most decisive element of politics, exerting its malign gravity in all areas of political life.(...)


Charlie Bertsch / 19 Jun 2024

Documentary, Not Drama

Man with a Movie Camera, by Dziga Vertov

Dziga Vertov’s 1929 film Man with a Movie Camera makes self-reflexivity political.(...)


John Foster / 14 Jun 2024

It Never Goes Away

The Berlin Antisemitism Controversy, by Frederick Beiser

“Die Juden sind unser Unglück" (the Jews are our misfortune), wrote the eminent German historian Heinrich von Treitschke in an essay that would spark intense debate and damage his reputation.(...)

Ice cream and Gaza. Via Po, Torino.