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Michael Moore’s heart is in the right place—what do the facts matter?

In his new film, "Where to Invade Next," the veneer of the neutral documentary has faded completely

By Sameer Rahim  

Read more by Sameer Rahim: Secret Cinema goes Cold War

Michael Moore, for me, will forever be associated with the treatment he got in Matt Stone and Trey Parker’s Team America: World Police. For anyone who doesn’t recall the scene, “socialist weasel” Moore hates America—and himself—so much that he blows himself up at the Team’s headquarters. Cruel perhaps, but like that film’s wicked satire on the war on terror, it has enough truth…

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