150+ Lefties Including Gloria Steinem Decry Cancel Culture
July 7th, 2020 5:07 PM
BLM and cancel culture aren’t as universally lauded on the left as we’d been led to believe. Via a letter written in Harper’s Magazine, many famous lefty authors, journalists and thinkers are decrying their side’s reckless lurch to insanity that has occurred over the last few months in the wake of the death of George Floyd.
Handmaid's Tale Author: Govt. Should Pay Women Forced to Give Birth
September 20th, 2019 1:40 PM
It’s hard to compete with the crazy takes often expressed by hosts of The View, but on Friday, guest Margaret Atwood certainly came close. The author of the dystopian Handmaid’s Tale came to the show to talk about the Hulu adaptation of her book and her new sequel to the thirty-year-old aforementioned novel. While there, the Canadian author slammed the United States' abortion laws…
NY Times Uses 'Handmaid's' Sequel Against Trump's 'Fascist Rhetoric'
September 15th, 2019 7:40 PM
New York Times columnist Michelle Goldberg latest Trump-fearing packet of fury was promoted with a comic-book image that took up the entire front page of the Sunday Review: “The Changing Face Of Dystopia -- In the sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” the truth saves. If only that still worked in real life.” Goldberg unashamedly conflated fiction and reality and saw the…
NY Times Plays ‘Handmaid’ to Radical Feminist Fear-Mongering on Trump
September 8th, 2019 1:00 PM
New York Times publishing-industry reporter Alexandra Alter interviewed novelist Margaret Atwood about The Testaments, a sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, which has been repurposed as a hit streaming show and a source of feminist memes and protests against the Trump administration. The Times can’t shake the fantasy that the United States has transformed into some dystopian society under…
Handmaid's Tale Super Bowl Ad Mocks Reagan’s ‘Morning in America'
February 4th, 2019 7:26 AM
After The Handmaid’s Tale's 2017 Super Bowl commercial was compared to "Trump's America," Hulu came back this year with an even more obvious attack on President Ronald Reagan.
‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Sequel Inspired By ‘The World We've Been Living In'
November 29th, 2018 11:05 AM
The Handmaid’s Tale, the 1980s novel hailed by all feminists as a tome filled with insight into a dystopian (read: Republican-led) future, will soon be getting a sequel. Apparently, the screen adaptation on Hulu wasn’t enough fear fuel for the franchise’s fans.
Celebs Mock Melania: WH Christmas Theme Looks Like a ‘Horror Movie’
November 27th, 2018 12:47 PM
On Monday, Melania Trump unveiled her theme for this year’s White House Christmas decorations and, right on cue, celebrities and the media have started attacking her for it. The woman can’t get a break as last year her holiday style choices were described as being from “hell,” and now as something out of a “horror movie.”
NY Times Books Asks: 'What if Masculinity Were Literally Toxic?'
October 8th, 2018 10:02 PM
New York Times editors must have thought Alexandra Alter’s article a timely response to conservative Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation: “How Feminist Dystopian Fiction Is Channeling Women’s Anger and Anxiety.” They even placed it on Wednesday's front page. Thanks to President Trump’s attacks on women’s rights America’s, women are just…
Leftflix: Streaming Progressive Programming Right to Your Home
August 28th, 2018 10:15 AM
The left has taken over yet another entertainment medium and made it their own.
'The Handmaid's Tale' Fans #Resist Reality
April 27th, 2018 7:00 AM
Wednesday saw the return of the left’s favorite "timely" and "relevant" post-apocalyptic dystopian series, The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu. What began as a TV adaptation of a 1985 book by Margaret Atwood has morphed into a major expression of the #resistance movement against Trump. With a new season beginning, it looks like we’re in for another few months of…
Handmaid’s Tale Author: VP Pence Is ‘Model’ for Forced-Birth Dystopia
March 2nd, 2018 3:56 PM
The vice president fits in with Margaret Atwood’s story of a forced-birth dystopia, according to the author herself. In an interview published Thursday by The Irish Times, author Margaret Atwood revealed that Vice President Mike Pence (not President Trump) is like the “puritanical model” that she “imagined” while writing The Handmaid’s Tale.
Margaret Atwood and Co. Help Change 'Discriminatory' Canadian Anthem
February 2nd, 2018 1:31 PM
Canada, continuing to add to its reputation as the land of sensitivity training, is about to make its National anthem abide by the dogma of inclusivity.
Margaret Atwood: 'Right Wing' Will Cause Real-Life Handmaid's Tale
July 17th, 2017 3:19 PM
In Emma Watson’s interview with Margaret Atwood, Atwood revealed she believes the dystopian world of The Handmaid’s Tale could actually become reality on account of “right wing power.”
Entertainment Weekly Remains ‘Woke’ on Feminism During Sleepy Summer
July 15th, 2017 2:13 PM
Entertainment Weekly magazine, once known for its pop culture reviews, now more for its feminist grandstanding, stuffed its summer double issue of July 21/28 with bits and bobs of chic liberal activism, particularly of the feminist variety. The News & Notes section was particularly political: “Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman is the hero we deserve and the hero we need -- a fearless…