Margaret Anna Alice writes about media narratives, politics, psychology, propaganda, history, philosophy, language, film, art, music, literature, and culture at Margaret Anna Alice Through the Looking Glass.
Her articles have been published at OffGuardian, ZeroHedge, Lew Rockwell, The Burning Platform, Straight Line Logic, the Bryan Hyde Show, and hundreds of other outlets spanning every shade of the political spectrum in multiple languages around the world.
Inspired by contrarians such as George Orwell, Jonathan Swift, Marcus Aurelius, Étienne de La Boétie, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Voltaire, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, John Stuart Mill, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Stephen Crane, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Helen Keller, Victor Frankl, Hannah Arendt, Czesław Miłosz, Alan Watts, Oliver Sacks, Brian Friel, Flann O’Brien, Franz Kafka, Aldous Huxley, Anthony Burgess, Ray Bradbury, Rod Serling, William Golding, Joseph Heller, J.D. Salinger, Ralph Ellison, Kurt Vonnegut, John Kennedy Toole, Gabriel García Márquez, Vincent van Gogh, Jan Tschichold, Hans Haacke, Sylvia Plath, Eavan Boland, Mary Oliver, U.A. Fanthorpe, Barbara Pescan, Annie Dillard, Wendell Berry, Derrick Jensen, May Sarton, Barbara Kingsolver, Alice Walker, Marilynne Robinson, Sol Stein, Jacques Tati, François Truffaut, Yasujirō Ozu, Masaki Kobayashi, Federico Fellini, John Cassavetes, William Greaves, André Gregory, Michael Apted, Errol Morris, Mike Leigh, Philip Ridley, Vincent Gallo, Chloé Zhao, Lee Chang-dong, Chung Seo-kyung, Paddy Chayefsky, Jimmy McGovern, Thomas Sowell, James Herriot, Jean Shepherd, David Sedaris, George Carlin, Bill Hicks, Graham Linehan, CJ Hopkins, the Brothers Grimm, A.A. Milne, C.S. Lewis, Roald Dahl, Jean Craighead George, Scott O’Dell, Astrid Lindgren, Lemony Snicket, and Lewis Carroll, Margaret Anna aims to unmask totalitarianism and awaken the sleeping before tyranny triumphs.
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