John Hughes’s films re-established and updated the American dream for a new generation. His complex legacy helps us understand what went so wrong.
Donatello, one of Florence’s most distinguished sons, produced sculpture worthy of the ages.
To argue that Thatcher attacked the post-war dream is to caricature, not illuminate, her importance to British history.
Karl Marx was wrong about revolutions – in practice, they beget Caesars and Napoleons.
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