All Views Articles for 2016-11-20

Sunday, November 20, 2016
César Chelala
Hamilton vs Trump
“Apologize!” was President elect Donald Trump conclusion of two messages he wrote to the cast of Hamilton, one of the most successful Broadway musicals in recent times. He was thus responding to the...
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Christopher Brauchli
The Swamp
Drain the swamp. —Donald J. Trump It’s great news for Kansas-and who’d have thought it. Of course it hasn’t happened yet, but it seems to be a possibility. When President-elect Donald Trump was...
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Augie Lindmark
After a Long Week, the Single Payer Movement Marches On
For many supporters of universal healthcare, last week felt nauseating. From local to national politics, the notion of health as a human right was barred from public policies. At the state level,...
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Todd Gitlin
Bad Faith Has Many Brands
Defeat has many parents, and buck-passing cannot be the national pastime.
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Saadia Ahmad
Democracy Is Not Demonization
I am a Muslim-American and a peacebuilder. In the aftermath of a polarizing election season, the victory of President-elect Donald Trump, and an onslaught of violent hate crimes and proposed policies...
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Shamus Cooke
Can a Mass Movement Seize This Anti-Trump Moment?
Change is in the air. Millions of people in the U.S. woke up to the living nightmare of a Trump presidency. The threat and shock posed by Trump jolted hundreds of thousands off their couch and into...
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Ray McGovern
Installing a Torture Fan at CIA
President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Kansas Congressman Mike Pompeo, an open aficionado of torture practices used in the “war on terror,” to be CIA director shows that Trump was serious when...
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