Warner Todd Huston

Warner Todd Huston

Articles by Warner Todd Huston

‘Selma’ Director Ava DuVernay Sponsors Early Voting Event After Vowing to Vote Out ‘Lying, Disgraceful’ Trump

A couple weeks ago, Selma director and Joe Biden backer Ava DuVernay hoped President Donald Trump would recovered from coronavirus, calling him a “disgrace,” “liar,” and a “white supremacist,” and vowed that “we’re going to vote you out.” Now, she is using her art distribution and advocacy organization ARRAY to promote a drive-in movie and early voting and registration event in Los Angeles, California ahead of the election.

Ava DuVernay arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Sean Penn: Republican Leaders ‘Are the Party of Putin’

Actor Sean Penn, who has been pictured hobnobbing with Cuba’s communist dictator Raul Castro, dictator and former president of Venezuela Hugo Chavez, and Russian president Vladimir Putin, went on the attack against Republicans again, calling its leaders “the party of Putin.” 

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez (R) greets US actor Sean Penn after a meeting in Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas on March 5, 2011. Penn, who was visiting Caracas, thanked Chavez for the funding that his government gave to an NGO based in Haiti that assists the victims of the earthquake …