“Mr. Smith Goes to Washington”: Rebuilding Moral Community ~ The Imaginative Conservative

The struggle between good and evil that Frank Capra depicts in “Mr. Smith” is clearly understood by viewers as reflecting timeless truths about citizenship and living together in a free society. Even in the fractured public square we inhabit today, members of opposing political tribes can recognize our common humanity in the heroic and humble character Jimmy Stewart portrays… (essay by Onalee McGraw)
— Read on theimaginativeconservative.org/2020/10/mr-smith-goes-to-washington-rebuilding-moral-community-onalee-mcgraw.html

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