Readings: Week of November 20, 2016

Thanksgiving reading

  1. The First Amnesty by Lawrence Downes (The New York Times)

Election Commentary 

  1. Blame Trump’s Victory on College-Educated Whites, Not the Working Class by Eric Sasson (The New Republic)
  2. Sanders: Dems must move beyond ‘identity politics’ by Mallory Shelbourne (The Hill)
  3. Shirtless Trump Saves Drowning Kitten by Brian Phillips (MTV News)

Post-Trump America

  1. No Trump, We Can’t Just Get Along by Charles M. Blow (The New York Times)
  2. Living In Trump’s Soviet Union by Gary Shteyngart (The New Yorker)
  3. Alt-Right Gathering Exults in Trump Election With Nazi-Era Salute by Joseph Goldstein (The New York Times)
  4. White Nationalists Celebrate ‘an Awakening’ After Donald Trump’s Victory by Alan Rappeport and Noah Weiland (The New York Times)
  5. Museum Condemns White Nationalist Conference Rhetoric (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum)
  6. Climate Change in Trump’s Age of Ignorance by Robert N. Proctor (The New York Times)
  7. Obama Reckons With A Trump Presidency by David Remnick (The New Yorker)

Law and Activism

  1. The Art of the Protest by Tina Rosenberg (The New York Times)
  2. Why Korematsu Is Not A Precedent by Noah Feldman (The New York Times)
  3. Power Imbalance at the Pipeline Protest by the New York Times Editorial Board (The New York Times)

Global Politics

  1. League of nationalists by the Economist (The Economist)
  2. Angela Merkel to Seek 4th Term as Germany’s Leader by Alison Smale (The New York Times)
  3. Pakistan Names New Military Leader by Salman Masood (The New York Times)
  4. Israeli Muslims Want to Save the Muezzin – and So Do Ultra-Orthodox Jews by Eatta Prince-Gibson (The Forward)
  5. How the Iranian-Saudi Proxy Struggle Tore Apart the Middle East by Max Fisher (The New York Times)

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