Huda’s Salon: A female-led Palestinian spy thriller

Huda’s Salon: A female-led Palestinian spy thriller

Billed as a “feminist spy thriller,” Hany Abu-Assad’s Huda’s Salon was one of the titles world-premiered in the Platform strand of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (9-18 September). The film was later screened at the Nashville fest (30 September-6 October) and Valladolid’s Seminci (23-30 October). Over the last few years, Abu-Assad, nominated twice for an Academy Award and winner of a Golden Globe, worked on features such as The Mountain Between Us (2017), The Idol (2015), Omar (2013) and The Courier (2012). "The characters complex morality and motives – well rendered through go...

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Back in 2021, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sued Daily Kos to unmask the identity of a community member who posted a critical story about his dalliance with neo-Nazis at a Berlin rally. I updated the story here, here, here, here, and here.

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Trump's Anemic Field Organization Is Frightening Top Republicans

Chris LaCivita

Photo by Brian Snyder/REUTERS

Donald Trump's presidential campaign is trying to sell donors on the idea that less is more when it comes to his flagging ground game in critical battleground states.

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