Phyllis Eckhaus

Phyllis Eckhaus has written for Newsday, The Nation, and In These Times, among other publications.  She works for the ACLU, but this opinion is entirely her own.

Articles by this author

Donald Trump—bully, boss, and self-appointed protector of his followers—reminds us to be afraid, be very afraid. (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Politics Is Primal
It’s great to get up in the morning without having to plot your day around avoiding government thugs out to get you. America has long been a relatively safe space for (at least) middle-class white people—we could count on being able to get our mail, go to the police for help, fight City Hall...
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