A hundred years ago today, Igor Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps debuted in Paris, and an audience riot broke out. Here’s a snippet of the piece performed by the London Symphony Orchestra with Leonard Bernstein conducting.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
The White House/FlickrAfter Being Invited to Visit, Trump Insults the British AgainFor a second time and with no evidence, the president accuses the British of spying on his campaign.
Elizabeth Warren/FlickrThe Fallacy of Evaluating Which Candidate Is More ProgressiveAmong those that are described as the most progressive, there is no uproar in favor of impeachment.