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‘Homeland’ Season 7 Premiere Features ‘Paranoid,’ ‘Fascist’ U.S. President

With its season seven debut, the cloak-and-dagger cable series Homeland veered full force into its plot line depicting an American president who is a fascist, paranoid, autocratic, and un-American criminal. But, despite the obvious liberal theme, producers insist they aren’t portraying a fictionalized Donald Trump.


‘Homeland’ Casts Female President

Showtime’s popular political thriller Homeland will feature a female president-elect when the show returns next year for its sixth season.

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Homeland–Once Obama’s Favorite Show–Takes Hard Line on Radical Islam

The fifth season of Showtime’s spy thriller Homeland premiered last Sunday night. Once President Obama’s favorite TV show, this episode is downright contemptuous of U.S. — read Obama’s — foreign policy as regards the Middle East and Syria in particular. For somone who refuses to utter the words “Radical Islam,” Homeland is highly unlikely to be Must See TV for the Pres.