The Right strikes back! A philosopher reviews the Hunger Games films

Summary: Many modern films have CGI action obscuring the deeper issues they raise. So we turn to a philosopher, Kelley Ross, for this series of film reviews. Here he reviews The Hunger Games, showing its role in the ideological battles of our time. At the end are other reviews of these films. "Books such as … Continue reading The Right strikes back! A philosopher reviews the Hunger Games films

“Mockingjay” shows us a path to reform for America. A great movie, but bad advice.

Summary:  This is the first in a series looking at Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games stories, both the books and films. It provides a richly detailed mirror image in which we can see many aspects of America, things we pretend not to know (or worse, don't see). Today we'll begin with the third book (and film) … Continue reading “Mockingjay” shows us a path to reform for America. A great movie, but bad advice.