A world overrun by white nationalists needs a good rock and roll film
Gurinder Chadha’s movie about a young man inspired by Bruce Springsteen in Blinded by the Light reminds us to strive for a better life
On Monday it had been two years to the day since thousands of armed Nazis invaded my town, threatened my family and my neighbors, and killed a young woman named Heather Heyer. I had spent the day in a fog, reflecting on the brave people of Charlottesville, Virginia who had stood their ground against the embodiment of hatred that now seems to spew at us every week – often from the White House itself.
I needed some catharsis. I needed a lift. I needed some rock and roll.Continue reading...