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Arkansas Business
Conner Eldridge Tests State's Gun Stance in Senate Bid (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)make sure that someone who's been investigated by the FBI or is a suspected ter
Conner Eldridge Tests State's Gun Stance in Senate Bid (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)
Arkansas Business / Posted 10 hours ago
make sure that someone who's been investigated by the FBI or is a suspected terrorist can't buy a gun," Eldridge told the Political Animals Club last week. "How is this even being debated? What is the objection here?" Make no mistake, Eldridge... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
William Russell Meeks IIIand how he points." Meeks has long played a behind-the-scenes role in state po
William Russell Meeks III
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
and how he points." Meeks has long played a behind-the-scenes role in state politics. For years, he was president of the Political Animals Club of Little Rock, a group of political activists who've been meeting since 1983. He has raised money for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Beware of fear, Tucker warnspolitical scene, and that should concern the public, former Gov. Jim Guy Tucker
Beware of fear, Tucker warns
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
political scene, and that should concern the public, former Gov. Jim Guy Tucker told a meeting of the Northwest Arkansas Political Animals Club on Friday. Tucker is a Democrat, but he reminded the audience he was president of the Young Democrats... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid's care cuts reversed for Cash alderman suing DHSon the city council and attending monthly meetings of the Craighead County Repu
Medicaid's care cuts reversed for Cash alderman suing DHS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
on the city council and attending monthly meetings of the Craighead County Republican Committee and Northeast Arkansas Political Animals club. If the reimbursement hours were reduced, he said, his mother would have to get a job outside of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why we should fear ideologuesdreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, o
Why we should fear ideologues
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
dreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, of course, ideologues can temporarily become political animals. Barack Obama ran in 2008 on popular positions such as reducing the national debt and opposing gay marriage... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Victor Davis Hanson: Ideologues make for dangerous politiciansdreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, o
Victor Davis Hanson: Ideologues make for dangerous politicians
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 days ago
dreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, of course, ideologues can temporarily become political animals. Barack Obama ran in 2008 on popular positions such as reducing the national debt and opposing gay marriage... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hanson: Ideologue can be more dangerous than pure politiciansdreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, o
Hanson: Ideologue can be more dangerous than pure politicians
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
dreams are not shared by the supposedly less informed public. To gain power, of course, ideologues can temporarily become political animals. Barack Obama ran in 2008 on popular positions such as reducing the national debt and opposing gay marriage... Read more
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Daily Star
#Dogsatpollingstations: Cute canines turn up for EU wuff-eferendum ballotCUTE: The polling station pooch has paw star qualities Under the hashtag #dogs
#Dogsatpollingstations: Cute canines turn up for EU wuff-eferendum ballot
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
CUTE: The polling station pooch has paw star qualities Under the hashtag #dogsatpollingstations, photos of the political animals are trending on Twitter. Perhaps not wanting to miss out on the biggest vote in our generation, pups splish-splashed... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Eldridge Criticizes Boozman on Curbing Guns to Terroristsfrom buying guns, saying an alternative measure backed by the Arkansas lawmaker
Eldridge Criticizes Boozman on Curbing Guns to Terrorists
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
from buying guns, saying an alternative measure backed by the Arkansas lawmaker doesn't go far enough. Speaking to the Political Animals Club, Eldridge said he supports a proposal by Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein that would let the federal... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama doesn’t let facts interfere with fantasiesdreams are not shared by the supposedly less-informed public. To gain power, o
Obama doesn’t let facts interfere with fantasies
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
dreams are not shared by the supposedly less-informed public. To gain power, of course, ideologues can temporarily become political animals. Barack Obama ran in 2008 on popular positions such as reducing the national debt, and opposing gay... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ang Lee, Cynthia Nixon Honored at Provincetown Film Festivalawards for best narrative feature to Anne Fontaine's 'The Innocents' and for do
Ang Lee, Cynthia Nixon Honored at Provincetown Film Festival
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
awards for best narrative feature to Anne Fontaine's 'The Innocents' and for documentary to 'The Music of Strangers' and 'Political Animals' in a tie. The 18th Annual Provincetown International Film Festival concluded Sunday, with the HBO... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The House and Senate made C-14 a better billplace into a less partisan, more deliberative institution? It is hard to argue
The House and Senate made C-14 a better bill
Dundas Star News / Posted 7 days ago
place into a less partisan, more deliberative institution? It is hard to argue with the principle, but MPs and senators — political animals, most of them — wonder how it can be made to work in practice. On Bill C-14, a confrontation would have... Read more
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Variety
‘Political Animals’issues, not to mention the prominence of women in politics, are more visible th
‘Political Animals’
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
issues, not to mention the prominence of women in politics, are more visible than ever makes it the perfect moment for “Political Animals.” Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Ware’s engrossing documentary charts the long hard climb by California’s first... Read more
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Variety
Provincetown Fest Holds Fast to Indie Spirit— it’s touching and very interesting.” Other films screening include Jonah Mar
Provincetown Fest Holds Fast to Indie Spirit
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
— it’s touching and very interesting.” Other films screening include Jonah Markowitz and Tracey Ware’s documentary “Political Animals,” the drama “Indignation,” which director James Schamus adapted from the Philip Roth novel, and Susanna... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Los Angeles Film Fest Winners Unveiledthe World Fiction Award was given to Anaïs Volpé's HEIS. The Documentary Award
Los Angeles Film Fest Winners Unveiled
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
the World Fiction Award was given to Anaïs Volpé's HEIS. The Documentary Award went to Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares for Political Animals. The Audience Awards were given to Ryon Baxter's GREEN / is / GOLD for feature fiction, while Ware's... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Blood Stripe,’ ‘Political Animals’ Win Top Prizes at LA Film Festivalwon the top prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary feature aw
‘Blood Stripe,’ ‘Political Animals’ Win Top Prizes at LA Film Festival
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
won the top prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary feature award, also announced Thursday, went to “Political Animals,” Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares’ account of the first openly gay members of the California House of... Read more
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Variety
Kate Nowlin’s ‘Blood Stripe’ Wins U.S. Fiction Award at LA Film Festivala lifetime working in the California fields and tries to return to Mexico to ma
Kate Nowlin’s ‘Blood Stripe’ Wins U.S. Fiction Award at LA Film Festival
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
a lifetime working in the California fields and tries to return to Mexico to make amends. The Documentary Award went to “Political Animals,” directed by Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares. The film focuses on the first openly gay California State... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Blood Stripe,’ ‘Political Animals’ Win Top Prizes at LA Film Festivalwon the top prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary feature aw
‘Blood Stripe,’ ‘Political Animals’ Win Top Prizes at LA Film Festival
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
won the top prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary feature award, also announced Thursday, went to “Political Animals,” Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares’ account of the first openly gay members of the California House of... Read more
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examiner.com
LA Film Festival announces winners and recipients of grant fundsmade its World Premiere at the Festival. The Documentary Award went to Jonah M
LA Film Festival announces winners and recipients of grant funds
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
made its World Premiere at the Festival. The Documentary Award went to Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares for Political Animals,which made its World Premiere at the Festival. The LA Muse Award was given to Heidi Saman for Namour,which... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Film Festival awards go to 'Blood Stripe,' 'Political Animals'Auberjonois and star Kate Nowlin, the drama explores a female soldier returning
Los Angeles Film Festival awards go to 'Blood Stripe,' 'Political Animals'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
Auberjonois and star Kate Nowlin, the drama explores a female soldier returning home from duty and grappling with PTSD. “Political Animals,” directed by Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares, won the Documentary award. The film looks at the first... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Are There So Few Cultural Depictions of Women Running for Office?My President and Julia Mansfield in 1985’s Hail to the Chief have come Kathryn
Why Are There So Few Cultural Depictions of Women Running for Office?
The Atlantic / Posted 17 days ago
My President and Julia Mansfield in 1985’s Hail to the Chief have come Kathryn Bennett in Air Force One, Elaine Barrish in Political Animals, Mackenzie Allen in Commander in Chief, Caroline Reynolds in Prison Break, Claire Underwood in House of... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KING5 Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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First Coast News
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
First Coast News / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KTVB Boise
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KTVB Boise / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussionGael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like
How one film fest is changing the diversity discussion
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
Gael García Bernal, closes the festival Thursday night. Festivals "become like a test kitchen for distributors," says Political Animals director Jonah Markowitz, whose documentary chronicles the civil rights victories of the first four openly... Read more
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The Mercury News
Frameline 2016: 10 films to see at 'King of Queer' film festivalsconfused David, Joe Seo justly received a breakthrough award at this year's Sun
Frameline 2016: 10 films to see at 'King of Queer' film festivals
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
confused David, Joe Seo justly received a breakthrough award at this year's Sundance Film Festival. (June 23, The Castro) "Political Animals": The contributions of four "out-and-proud" California lesbian lawmakers -- Sheila Kuehl, Carole Migden,... Read more
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iol.co.za
The EFF’s excellent politics of props and imaginationThose are two works of the imagination that present us with imaginative variati
The EFF’s excellent politics of props and imagination
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
Those are two works of the imagination that present us with imaginative variations on the theme of citizenship. As political animals, the fulfilment and dissatisfaction of our needs hinge upon the versions of citizenship that are available... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Three Letters to Preet Bharara asking for Federal Court to Decertify NY's Primary and Order a New Onemillion voters left out of the process because they weren't properly affiliated
Three Letters to Preet Bharara asking for Federal Court to Decertify NY's Primary and Order a New One
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
million voters left out of the process because they weren't properly affiliated with the party. Only the highly savvy political animals would have known to change their affiliation 6 months prior to the Primary here. That is not a kind of rule... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The doek, the hardhat and the red beret - the excellent politics of the EFF's clothingThose are two works of the imagination that present us with imaginative variati
The doek, the hardhat and the red beret - the excellent politics of the EFF's clothing
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
Those are two works of the imagination that present us with imaginative variations on the theme of citizenship. As political animals, the fulfilment and dissatisfaction of our needs hinge upon the versions of citizenship that are available... Read more
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Japan Today
Independent filmmakers show Hollywood the way on diversity ‹ Japan Todayof color, queer and gender non-conforming artists, then what stories are we act
Independent filmmakers show Hollywood the way on diversity ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 25 days ago
of color, queer and gender non-conforming artists, then what stories are we actually being told?” On the LGBT side, “Political Animals” celebrates the civil rights victories of the first four openly gay elected California state... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Film Festival: The diversity dilemma, plus nine movies to seeher vibrant Trinidad and Tobago setting and an excellent cast led by the charis
L.A. Film Festival: The diversity dilemma, plus nine movies to see
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
her vibrant Trinidad and Tobago setting and an excellent cast led by the charismatic young British actor Petrice Jones. “Political Animals.” The political has rarely seemed more personal than in Jonah Markowitz and Tracy Wares’... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Film Festival, which opens today, plans screenings across the regionfestival organizers saw an increase in submissions exploring sports and politic
Los Angeles Film Festival, which opens today, plans screenings across the region
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
festival organizers saw an increase in submissions exploring sports and politics. Allain’s other pick, the documentary “Political Animals,” follows four California state lawmakers -- led by the openly gay Sheila Kuehl -- as they battle... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Independent filmmakers show Hollywood the way on diversityof color, queer and gender non-conforming artists, then what stories are we act
Independent filmmakers show Hollywood the way on diversity
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
of color, queer and gender non-conforming artists, then what stories are we actually being told?" On the LGBT side, "Political Animals" celebrates the civil rights victories of the first four openly gay elected California state politicians --... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghana: Politics Of The Bellythe dawn of the Fourth Republic, have constituted massive underhanded projects
Ghana: Politics Of The Belly
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 28 days ago
the dawn of the Fourth Republic, have constituted massive underhanded projects which the ruling class, a dangerous clade of political animals without vision but with a stinking faculty in a potential state of rigors mortis, vigorously pursued in... Read more
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Gamasutra
Political Animals canvassing on PC and Mac this AutumnPolitical Animals, a new title currently in development by Philippines based Sq
Political Animals canvassing on PC and Mac this Autumn
Gamasutra / Posted 30 days ago
Political Animals, a new title currently in development by Philippines based Squeaky Wheel Studio and Positech Games, is an election simulator with a twist. Based on all the furious debating, name-calling and headline making antics of the last few... Read more

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