Dominic Green

exhibitions

The Green Room podcast: Auctions, sculptures, and horse flesh – the best art exhibitions in 2018

December 18, 2018 10:35 am

This week, I’m casting the pod with a congeries of crack art critics from The New Criterion: James Panero, Benjamin…

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Hail Mary

December 16, 2018 11:35 am

Mary Queen of Scots reviewed

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The confusion of the Confucians

December 13, 2018 12:05 pm

Kissinger is right about Trump, of course

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The Green Room, Spectator USA’s Life & Arts podcast: The Greek way of death

December 11, 2018 12:29 pm

David Saunders of the J. Paul Getty Museum discusses their latest exhibition

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Is Roger really what Ailes the American republic?

December 9, 2018 11:11 am

Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes reviewed

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The height of hypocrisy: why on earth is Bohemian Rhapsody up for a Golden Globe?

December 6, 2018 12:58 pm

It’s a mediocre vehicle that promotes Queen’s back catalog and some contemporary virtues

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The Green Room, Spectator USA’s Life & Arts podcast: Talking blues with Chris Thomas King

December 4, 2018 1:12 pm

This week on the Green Room, I’m talking the blues with Grammy-winning blues artist Chris Thomas King. Earlier this week,…

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Court with its pants down

December 3, 2018 11:17 am

The Favourite reviewed

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George H.W. Bush was the representative president

December 1, 2018 1:01 pm

The death of the last president to have served in World War Two represents the passing of an age

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Bernardo Bertolucci was more pervert than genius

November 26, 2018 2:30 pm

His films were boring, too

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’Twas the night after Thanksgiving

November 22, 2018 3:14 pm

What will the White House’s Thanksgiving look like in 10 years’ time?

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Airbnb’s boycott and Facebook’s child bride: the moral vacuum of the internet

November 21, 2018 11:42 am

Never attribute to malice or stupidity that which can be adequately explained by greed

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Why is Tommy Robinson banned from America?

November 16, 2018 7:59 am

His kind of populism is what you get when government and media collude to silence the lawfully expressed opinions of ordinary people

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Donald Trump, Democratic president?

November 12, 2018 12:30 pm

Trump should go back to his roots with Chuck and Nancy

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The Marie Colvin biopic is a study in compulsion

November 11, 2018 3:40 pm

A Private War reviewed

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Only an idiot would predict tonight’s midterm results. So let me oblige

November 6, 2018 8:42 pm

Trump is so divisive that the networks couldn’t agree on who he was dividing

Life & Arts Podcast: Heather Mac Donald on pandering to race and gender, and how it corrupts the university

November 6, 2018 5:24 am

This week on the Spectator USA Life & Arts podcast, I’m casting the pod with Heather Mac Donald. A scholar…

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Axios on HBO: dumb TV for people who think they’re smart

November 4, 2018 10:09 pm

It feels like a media Democrat’s idea of a shot for the sweet spot and the middle ground

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A bitter kind of greatness

November 4, 2018 4:53 pm

The Other Side of the Wind reviewed

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Donald Trump isn’t anti-Semitic. He’s just a bit ignorant

November 1, 2018 1:24 pm

The President of the United States lives in a bubble smaller than that of the saddest alt-righter

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In a tech-obsessed world, Generation X stands a fighting chance

October 29, 2018 10:28 am

This week’s guest: Matthew Hennessey, author of Zero Hour for Gen X: How the Last Adult Generation Can Save America from the Millennials

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Another Robert Redford obituary for the heroic white misfit

October 29, 2018 10:24 am

The Old Man and the Gun reviewed

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What’s wrong with the Right?

October 27, 2018 4:19 pm

From paranoid style to paranoid acts

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The caravan of the saints

October 24, 2018 3:26 pm

This is what you get when you permit the impoverishment of an entire continent, and then exploit the undocumented labour of those able to escape