Category: Pollywood

Jane Fonda Sounds the Alarm

Actress Jane Fonda has been tackling climate change on Capitol Hill with weekly teach-ins and protests.  The 81-year-old actress-turned-conservationist is giving new meaning to the legendary phrase, “the Redcoats are coming” with her Greta Thunberg-inspired...

Hollywood on the Potomac

Double Exposure Festival: Screening of the first two episodes of the true crime docuseries“ The Preppy Murder: Death in Central Park” The Naval Heritage Center Photo Courtesy of AMC Synopsis: AMC/Sundance’s five-part docuseries reexamines...

Ambassador’s Directory 2019

Foreign Diplomats Find A Changed America By Roland Flamini It’s still the crowning achievement of any foreign diplomat’s career, but these days being ambassador to Washington can sometimes feel like a seat at the...

Being Beastly to the British

Sticks and Stones … and British Ambassador Sir Kim Darroch Packs His Bags By Roland Flamini No U.S. president in history has ever unleashed such a fusillade of insults against a foreign ambassador as...

WHCD 2019 In a Nutshell: Eyes on the Prize

The 2019 White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner and events surrounding it celebrated journalists without some of the usual pomp and circumstance. For those wondering if the President’s absence (he attended a rally in Wisconsin...