Media Roundup for November

News Articles

  1. Letter to my younger self, Ray Allen, The Players’ Tribune
  2. Dialogue and Freedom, Emiliana Duarte, Caracas Chronicles
  3. Saudi student at UW-Sout dies after assault, Jesse Garza, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  4. White nationalists plot Election Day show of force, Ben Schreckinger, Politico
  5. Colombia registra 121 secuestros en primeros siete meses de 2016, AFP, El Espectador
  6. Many evangelicals support Donald Trump. It could be their downfall, Anthea Butler, The Guardian
  7. Uber and Lyft drivers exhibit racial bias against passenger, study finds, Melanie Ehrenkranz, Tech.Mic
  8. Is Donald Trump in the KKK? The Crusader newspaper endorses him for president, Tito Ojo-Medubi, Inquisitr
  9. Jim Bakker: God will punish America if we don’t elect Donald Trump, Brian Tashman, Right Wing Watch
  10. Rick Santorum throws a fit at John Kasich: Not voting for Trump is a stain on your ‘character’, David Edwards, Raw Story
  11. Obama: If Trump disrespects the Constitution now, what happens when he has ‘actual power’?, Josh Feldman, Mediaite
  12. Poll: Huge majority believe media is biased in favor of Hillary Clinton, Alex Griswold, Mediaite
  13. Lil Wayne on Black Lives Matter: ‘What is it?’, Daniel Kreps, Rolling Stone
  14. As Trump’s odds of victory rise, financial markets get nervous, Jim Zarroli, NPR
  15. Trump’s data team saw a different America – and they were right, Joshua Green and Sasha Issenberg, Bloomberg
  16. Iran nuclear deal could collapse under Trump, Carol Morello, The Washington Post
  17. Hillary Clinton’s Expectations, and Her Ultimate Campaign Missteps, Amy Chozick, The New York Times
  18. Mass. Ballot questions, The Boston Globe
  19. Massachusetts Question 5 – Community Preservation Boston – Results: Approved, The New York Times
  20. The one scenario that could still get Hillary into the White House, Laura Italiano, The New York Post
  21. Here is what Donald Trump wants to do in his first 100 days, Amita Kelly and Barbara Sprunt, NPR
  22. Politics is the solution, Megan Erickson, Katherine Hill, Matt Karp, Connor Kilpatric and Bhaskar Sunkara, The Jacobin
  23. The election of Donald Trump: WOLA is more comitted than ever to defending human rights, Washington Office on Latin America
  24. With a stroke of his pen President Obama permanently protects Planned Parenthood, Rmuse, Politics USA
  25. Trump calls Obama ‘a very good man’ after historic White House meeting, Stephen Collinson and Eric Bradner, CNN
  26. What the Trump victory means for Standing Rock, Jenni Monet, Common Dreams
  27. Yes, working class whites really did make Trump win. No, it wasn’t simply economic anxiety, Jeff Guo, The Washington Post
  28. Donald’s trump card: white women, Zoe Samudzi, Black Girl Dangerous
  29. NYPD: In Trump’s NYC, we can hide our faces and our badges, Jon Campbell, Village Voice
  30. Trump names white nationalist figure ‘chief strategist to the President’, Judd Legum, Think Progress
  31. Trump taps Reince Priebus as chief of staff, Steve Bannon as chief strategist, Colin Dwyer, NPR
  32. 3 thoughts on Steve Bannon as White House ‘Chief Strategist’, Ben Shapiro, The Daily Wire
  33. Post-election spate of hate crimes worse than post-9/11, experts say, Melanie Eversley, USA Today
  34. Muhammad Surur and the normalisation of extremism, Hassan Hassan, The National
  35. Fox News’ Sean Hannity wants Donald Trump to ban the press from the White House, Taylor Link, Salon
  36. Celebrities are donating to Planned Parenthood in Mike Pence’s name, Ellie Woodward, BuzzFeed
  37. Marriage equality ‘settled’ but abortion isn’t: Trump contradicts on ’60 Minutes’, Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy, Yahoo!
  38. ‘You’re an ugly little pig’: Bay Area woman launches racist rant at Iranian-born US citizen, Tom Boggioni, Raw Story
  39. How Steve Bannon and Breitbart News can be pro-Israel and anti-Semitic at the same time, Naomi Zeveloff, Forward
  40. Clinton aides blame loss on everything but themselves, Annie Karni, Politico
  41. Here are 5 policies that Trump is already back-pedaling on, Elizabeth Preza, Raw Story
  42. Donald Trump recruits corporate lobbyists to select his future administration, Lee Fang, The Intercept
  43. 8 high-profile entrepreneurs who have endorsed universal basic income, Chris Weller, Business Insider
  44. What if you got $1000 a month, just for being alive? I decided to find out, Scott Santens, Vox
  45. Canadian province to give every citizen $1320 income boost to overcome poverty, Gabriel Samuels, The Independent
  46. New York Times: We blew it on Trump, Michael Goodwin, The New York Post
  47. Trump team is mulling Muslim Registry and planning border wall, reported adviser says, Mica Rosenberg and Julia Edwards Ainsley, The Huffington Post
  48. Lose your kin, Christina Sharpe, The New Inquiry
  49. Glenn Beck tries out decency, Nicholas Schmidle, The New Yorker
  50. The largest oil deposit ever found in America was just discovered in Texas, Akin Oyedele, Business Insider
  51. Aleppo residents turn to creativity to defy siege, Karam al-Masri, Syria Deeply
  52. How the White Helmets have evolved during the civil war, Hasan Arfeh, Syria Deeply
  53. The impact of the Kurdish-led campaign to isolate Raqqa, Haid Haid, Atlantic Council
  54. Workers remove Trump’s name from three New York City apartment buildings after residents petition, Leonard Greene, New York Daily News
  55. Goodbye, American neoliberalism. A new era is here, Cornel West, The Guardian
  56. Aleppo airstrikes restart as Russia announces major Syria offensive, Emma Graham-Harrison, The Guardian
  57. Mohamed Morsi death sentence overturned, Reuters in Cairo, The Guardian
  58. In Eastern Mosul, civilians clamor for food, cigarettes, The Associated Press, The New York Times
  59. The Trump effect on Libya’s political landscape?, Jason Pack, Libya Analysis
  60. American unemployment claims just hit a 43-year low, Reuters, Fortune
  61. $457 million in funding approved for Buckingham Palace upgrades, Reuters, The Globe and Mail
  62. Twitter cracks down on alt-right accounts, Mallory Shelbourne, The Hill
  63. David Brock gathering donors to ‘kick Donald Trump’s ass’, Kenneth P. Vogel, Politico
  64. Trump team planning ‘victory tour’ of states he won, Matthew Nussbaum, Politico
  65. Harry Reid: James Comey is a Republican Operative, Jason Hopkins, Town Hall
  66. Donald Trump should fix health care first, poll finds, Reuters, Newsweek
  67. After running on economic populism, Republicans want to destroy the consumer financial protection bureau, Ryan Grim, The Huffington Post
  68. John Bolton, top contender for Secretary of State, calls for regime change in Iran, Jessica Schulberg, The Huffington Post
  69. Alan Grayson wants ‘none of the above’ on the presidential ballot, Daniel Marans, The Huffington Post
  70. Southwest Colombia peasants form unarmed watch groups in response to wave of violence, Brian Levesque, Colombia Reports
  71. Colombia paramilitary successors embark on cop-killing spree in Antioquia, Stephen Gill, Colombia Reports
  72. Santos and FARC to sign new Colombia peace deal on Thursday, Adriaan Alsema, Colombia Reports
  73. Colombia’s FARC reject Uribe’s offer to meet over peace accord, Reuters
  74. Illegal gold mining in Colombia is destroying the rainforest, Bram Ebus, Newsweek
  75. Why people are leaving Central America’s Northern Triangle, Adriana Beltrán, Washington Office of Latin America
  76. Fight Trump: Stop deportations by any means, George Ciccariello-Maher, Verso Books
  77. Grievances and grumblings, long before Chris Christie’s fall in Donald Trump’s circle, Kate Zernike, The New York Times
  78. Analysis: Israel’s sliding definition of anti-Semitism in the Trump era, Heike Schotten, Ma’an News Agency
  79. A lesson for Trump in Syria: The enemy of my enemy is… my enemy, Michael Weiss, The Daily Beast
  80. To resist a Trump presidency, ask: “What would the abolitionists do?”, Linda Hirshman, The Washington Post
  81. The chavista who lives inside every opositor, Alejandro Velasco, Caracas Chronicles
  82. Trump doesn’t need a deportation machine. Obama’s already built it, Franco Ordoñez, McClatchy DC
  83. The many shades of Fidel Castro, Sujatha Fernandes, NACLA
  84. La muerte de Castro provoca homenajes y condenas entre los venezolanos, Alicia Hernandez, The New York Times
  85. Reince Priebus: Trump will undo US-Cuba ties absent new concessions, Daniel Marans, The Huffington Post
  86. The status of Arabic-speakers in Israel, AV, The Economist
  87. Potential Trump pick for Homeland Security wants to send up to 1 million people to Gitmo, Pema Levy, Mother Jones
  88. North Dakota Governor orders mandatory evacuation of #DAPL protest site, Mother Jones
  89. Forget the First Amendment. Donald Trump now wants to criminalize flag burning, Inae Oh, Mother Jones
  90. A Yale history professor’s powerful, 20-point guide to defending democracy under a Trump presidency, Timothy Snyder, Quartz
  91. Brazilian soccer team’s plane crashes in Colombia; 75 dead, Joshua Goodman,
  92. The history of Black protest and the hypocrisy of Stephen A. Smith, Ameer Hasan Loggins, Truthout
  93. Come on: Trump considering president of Goldman Sachs for budget chief?, AllahPundit, Hot Air
  94. Steve Bannon isn’t coming to Harvard Anymore, Spencer Buell, Boston Magazine
  95. Liberal Anti-Politics, Shuja Haider, Jacobin
  96. Slovakia toughens church registration rules to bar Islam, Voice of America
  97. OPEC in first joint oil cut with Russia since 2001, Saudis take ‘big hit’, Rania el-Gamal, Alex Lawler and Ahmad Ghaddar, Reuters
  98. An oil-price war’s surprise ending – My BPJ article on OPEC, shale, Trump, market and geopolitics, Tom O’Donnell, The Global Barrel
  99. Analysis: Trump is the US president Assad has been waiting for, Annia Ciezadlo, Syria Deeply
  100. NYT: Trump is set to name ex-Goldman Sachs banker Steven Mnuchin Treasury secretary, Portia Crowe, Business Insider
  101. A company Trump attacked will receive state tax breaks to keep jobs in the US, Max Ehrenfreund, The Washington Post
  102. How decentralizing political power strengthened Colombia crime groups, Mimi Yagoub, Insight Crime

Radio and Podcast Interviews

  1. How US relations with Latin America could look under Donald Trump, WBEZ 91.5 Chicago

YouTube Videos

  1. What does the election

2. Geopolitics of the Arctic

3. Disillusioned by leadership, many union rank-and-file turned to Trump

4. Jon Stewart on President-elect Trump, hypocrisy in America

5. Venezuela: What Can Be Done?

6. Will the revised Colombia peace accord succeed?

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