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David Mamet’s The Anarchist: The New Left’s Terrible Triumph

Steve of CA Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 6:04 PM
"according to you hate speach is not OK, and you use hate speach all the time" Hate speech is not okay, but that does not mean I support legal efforts to restrict it.

In New York Friday to appear on Sean Hannity’s program, I stayed an extra day to catch an early performance of David Mamet's new play The Anarchist, now in its second week of previews. Sitting next to Marcello, a Brazilian venture capitalist, we chatted about the election just past.

"I do not understand you Americans. Dogs on car roofs? Really?"

I can't argue that our process isn't absurd or that our media isn't mired in the trivial. The day before I had interviewed Israel's Ambassador to the United States, historian Michael Oren, and had passed a pro-Israel demonstration in...