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Global migration’s impact and opportunity | McKinsey & Company

Global migration’s impact and opportunity | McKinsey & Company | Politics | Scoop.it
Migration has become a flashpoint for debate in many countries. But McKinsey Global Institute research finds that it generates significant economic benefits--and more effective integration of immigrants could increase those benefits.
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Learning From Trump in Retrospect – Mike Konczal – Medium

Learning From Trump in Retrospect – Mike Konczal – Medium | Politics | Scoop.it
I’ve started to rewatch Trump rallies from the month before he was elected President. I’ve seen some of them before, but that was always with the presumption he was unlikely to win; now I watch them…
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What Next for Liberalism?

What Next for Liberalism? | Politics | Scoop.it
One pressing question: How to make the angry people more angry at capital and less angry at government.
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How Trump Won the Troops

How Trump Won the Troops | Politics | Scoop.it
The regions and classes that send their children off to war were the same ones that voted for the president-elect.
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The Election Everyone Lost

The Election Everyone Lost | Politics | Scoop.it
We have to give ourselves—individually and collectively—to the work of re-imagining the meaning of our nation.
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Donald Trump’s chief strategist doesn’t understand what makes America great

Donald Trump’s chief strategist doesn’t understand what makes America great | Politics | Scoop.it
Steve Bannon believes it's a problem that so many of Silicon Valley's leaders are of Asian descent.
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You Are Still Crying Wolf

You Are Still Crying Wolf | Politics | Scoop.it
[Content warning: hate crimes, Trump, racism. I have turned off comments to keep out bad people who might be attracted by this sort of thing. Avoid sharing in places where this will attract the wro…
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The Overwhelming Barriers to Successful Immigration Reform

The Overwhelming Barriers to Successful Immigration Reform | Politics | Scoop.it
LBJ led crucial legislation in 1965, changing the demographics of the U.S. But it offers a difficult model for future presidents to follow.
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We must not let our political differences tear America apart

We must not let our political differences tear America apart | Politics | Scoop.it
Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day's breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons.
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Why the Trump Machine Is Built to Last Beyond the Election

Why the Trump Machine Is Built to Last Beyond the Election | Politics | Scoop.it
Win or lose, the Republican candidate and his inner circle have built a direct marketing operation that could power a TV network—or finish off the GOP.
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Make America Great: The Answer is Us – Lenny Mendonca – Medium

Make America Great: The Answer is Us – Lenny Mendonca – Medium | Politics | Scoop.it
By coincidence, not design, I spent the two weeks after the election in the Bay Area, Sacramento and Washington, D.C., engaging with over 100 groups and leaders about the future of our country…
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Race in Trump's America

Race in Trump's America | Politics | Scoop.it
If Donald Trump can do as well as Mitt Romney among people of color, is the left missing something on the politics of race?
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Finding Hope in a Loveless Place

Finding Hope in a Loveless Place | Politics | Scoop.it
By January 2016 I had made peace with the idea of a President Donald Trump.   It was a strange statement for a black woman, a sociologist, a professor. I would go on to consult for Bernie Sand…
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There will never be a better time to save the planet

There will never be a better time to save the planet | Politics | Scoop.it
My fellow Americans (and concerned people everywhere), this is not the time to give up on meeting the planetary crisis. Let’s get the tragic reality out of the way: Donald Trump will be the next…
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The Chosen Ones: An Interview With Writer and Illustrator Maira Kalman

The Chosen Ones: An Interview With Writer and Illustrator Maira Kalman | Politics | Scoop.it
The Chosen Ones is a weekly column by author and comedian Periel Aschenbrand, who interviews Jews doing fabulous things.

Maira Kalman is a New York institution.

Though she moved to New York in the fifties, she’s Israeli-born and has never strayed far from her roots. Kalman is a writer an
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What Will Happen to H-1B Skilled-Worker Visas Under Donald Trump?

What Will Happen to H-1B Skilled-Worker Visas Under Donald Trump? | Politics | Scoop.it
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will likely crack down on the use of skilled-worker visas issued to Indian outsourcing firms, said Roy Beck, president of Arlington, Va.-based NumbersUSA, which advocates for limited immigration.
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The small town-big city split that elected Donald Trump | Brookings Institution

The small town-big city split that elected Donald Trump | Brookings Institution | Politics | Scoop.it
Donald Trump’s victory in this week’s election is a stark reminder of how divided the fortunes and attitudes of different types of communities have become. Trump received more support than Mitt Rom…
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The citizen-soldier: Moral risk and the modern military

In this Brookings Essay, National Book Award winner, and U.S. Marine Corps veteran, Phil Klay sheds light on the tension and relationship between veterans and society. In his first non-fiction work with Brookings, Klay valiantly explores the moral dimensions of veterans, their purpose in war, and their reintegration into the civilian world.
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Not All Trump Voters Are Deplorables. If Democrats Don’t Get That, They’ll Keep Losing.

Not All Trump Voters Are Deplorables. If Democrats Don’t Get That, They’ll Keep Losing. | Politics | Scoop.it
You’re sick to your stomach at the results of this election. Maybe, like me, you’ve had trouble sleeping and eating. You can’t believe your country el
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Why are so many first-generation Chinese immigrants supporting Donald Trump? - SupChina

Why are so many first-generation Chinese immigrants supporting Donald Trump? - SupChina | Politics | Scoop.it
This is the first of a series of monthly columns by Sinica Podcast host Kaiser Kuo in which he answers questions about all matters Chinese. Please email questions for consideration to editors@supchina.com.
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The Inequality Fight Dividing Hillary Clinton’s Hometown

The Inequality Fight Dividing Hillary Clinton’s Hometown | Politics | Scoop.it
An affluent New York suburb was supposed to be a national model for affordable housing. Instead, it proves how hard it is even for towns that say they want to do the right thing.
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