LA is the biggest sanctuary city in the country – Police Chief Charlie Beck and Mayor Eric Garcetti have declared they will refuse to cooperate with any Trump initiative to round up and deport undocumented immigrants – and now Trump’s incoming Chief of Staff Reince Priebus says Trump will cut off federal funds if LA remains a sanctuary city. HAROLD MEYERSON comments.
Also: we’re still working to understand how Trump won. ADAM SHATZ of the London Review of Books argues that Hillary never should have been the candidate– later in this hour.
Also: getting away from all that – sort of. TOM LUTZ has been on the road, traveling to many far-away places. His new book is And The Monkey Learned Nothing.