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Arts, Culture & Media

Marx the musical

High-kicking Chinese Marxists are set to bring communism's most famous tract to life -- as a musical. An all-singing, all-dancing stage version of Das Kapital is being produced in Shanghai.

Global Politics

British Cartoonist Steve Bell Draws American Presidents

Cartoonist Steve Bell has been skewering British politicians since his career took off in the late 1970s. Because his obsession is politics, a good number of American presidents have come in for in his particular brand of satire. Steve Bell's leftist politics inform how he characterizes US presidents. George W. Bush was easy. Barack Obama: not so much.