All Views Articles for 2016-11-29

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Colin Beavan
Keep Your Spirits Up: You Can’t Resist Trump When You’re Tired and Sad
We must take care of ourselves in a way that ensures our compassion is not drained away.
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Emily Schwartz Greco
Climate Action Is Up to the Rest of Us Now
With Trump in the White House, “there is no time to waste” on fighting climate change.
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Robert Weissman
What Populism? Trump's America Is Party Time for the Corporate Elite
Trump’s corporate takeover of federal agencies
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Juan Cole
Is Jimmy Carter Right That Obama Should Recognize Palestine?
Jimmy Carter wrote and NYT op-ed yesterday in which he called on Barack Obama to arrange for the UN Security Council to recognize Palestine and pass resolutions reaffirming the illegality of Israeli...
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Adil E. Shamoo, Bonnie Bricker
The Last Days of Democracy?
A fraudulent campaign has resulted in the election of a fraudulent president. What can be done to save American democracy?
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Dean Baker
Trump Has No Choice: He Has to Sell the Stuff
On Andrew Ross Sorkin's joke letter to the president-elect regarding his business holdings
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Katrina vanden Heuvel
Putin Didn’t Undermine the Election. We Did.
Three weeks after Election Day, allegations of Russian interference in the contest continue to appear. Adm. Michael S. Rogers, director of the National Security Agency, stated that there was a “...
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Richard Eskow
Who Will Lead the Anti-Trump Resistance?
The Donald Trump Administration hasn’t even started, and the President-elect is already unpopular. Only 42 percent of those polled in this “honeymoon” period approve of Trump. Voters were split (46-...
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Steven Mufson
Tribe’s Fight for Land Rights Goes Back Long Before Pipeline
In the Dakota language, the word “oahe” signifies “a place to stand on.” And that’s what the Standing Rock Sioux and their allies in the environmental and activist movements say they are doing: using...
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Robert Dodge
The Treaty of Tlatelolco: Giving Thanks to Our Latin American Neighbors Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons
Americans gathered around their Thanksgiving tables last week reflecting on what they were thankful for this past year. There was the potential for much angst after a year with significant division...
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Faiza Patel
Muslim Americans Are Building an Infrastructure to Protect Themselves
This election season has been an anxious time for Muslim Americans. After the election, my Facebook feed was filled with Muslim mothers wondering how to explain to their children that the new...
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Andrew Bacevich
Donald Trump and the Swamp of Endless War
Trump loves to win, but American generals have forgotten how
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Rebecca Solnit
The US Election Recount Is a Long Shot – But the Alternative Is Catastrophe
It’s unlikely that a recount will change the election’s outcome, but the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency means it’s time to think big
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