By Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach is understood for motion picture roles like fats urban and American historical past X and the tv sequence Titus, and naturally Mike Hammer, yet he's additionally respected within the as a significant actor who's enthusiastic about his craft. In his lengthy, notable profession, he has been hailed as America's most interesting classical degree actor, incomes popularity of his portrayals of Hamlet, Macbeth, Richard III, and King Lear. He has labored along and develop into buddies with the giants of yank tradition, from Joseph Papp to George C. Scott, from James Earl Jones to Oliver Stone.Keach's memoir starts with the riveting account of his arrest in London for cocaine ownership. he is taking readers via his trial and his time at analyzing prison as he battles his drug habit after which fights to restore his occupation. Keach poignantly unearths his appearing insecurities and dating struggles. All in All is filled with worthwhile behind the curtain Hollywood moments and friendships—from his late-night pool and backgammon showdowns with John Huston to his passionate courting with Judy Collins.
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The September 2001 hijacking of civilian airliners and their use as weapons against iconic US structures (the New York Twin Towers and the Pentagon) brought about the US invasion of Afghanistan—seemingly among the remotest of regions of the planet. In 2003, in defiance of international law, the US organized and led “coalition of the willing” invaded and Star Trek, Utopia, and Pragmatism O 35 occupied Iraq. Libya, in 2011, had its government overthrown by another international coalition of nation-states.
Star Trek, Utopia, and Pragmatism O 53 Significantly, Star Trek makes an active argument against using pragmatism and intersubjective agreement as touchstones for social/political development. Normatively, an emphasis on stability—that is, pragmatism—would keep such morally reprehensible practices as slavery intact. Additionally, prioritizing intersubjective agreement can lead to nefarious (imperial) politics. Most damning of all (apart from the alternative reality motif ), Star Trek makes the claim that a politics dominated by pragmatism and maintaining intersubjective agreement (for its own sake) leads to social/political breakdown (the end of civilization).
46 P ICARD : Power to do what? R ALPH : To control your life, your destiny. P ICARD : That kind of control is an illusion. Chastened, Ralph asks, “There’s no trace of my money—my office is gone—what will I do? ” Picard, seemingly outlining the values of twenty-fourthcentury Earth, retorts, “To improve yourself . . enrich yourself. ”47 Or as Jake told Nog, “There’s nothing wrong with our philosophy. ” Indicative of how humans in the twenty-fourth century have undergone a profound paradigm shift in values and outlook, Quark, a Ferengi who traveled back to mid-twentieth-century Earth (more specifically, the United States), concludes from his dealings with humans (Americans) in this epoch, “These humans, they’re not like the ones from the [twenty-fourth century] Federation.
All in All: An Actor's Life On and Off the Stage by Stacy Keach