PLUS: RICK PERLSTEIN, author of NIXONLAND, talks about the tasks facing Obama: if he’s going to change anything in America, he will have to move quickly in the first days of his presidency – that’s the lesson of FDR and LBJ – it’s where the Clintons went wrong.Rick wrote about “The Liberal Shock Doctrine” in The American Prospect.
Also: Americans in Cuba on the eve of the Castro revolution – that’s the setting for RACHEL KUSHNER’s fascinating new novelTELEX FROM CUBA.For the Americans, plantation society in OrienteProvince is a paradise – until the rebels come down from the hills.
Stories about Trump has actually done, not just what he’s tweeted.
Also: reports on The Resistance.
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