Chicago Tribune Opinion Express


November 22, 2016 View email in browser

The Trumps should live in the White House

For a family used to 30,000 square feet of gilded luxury, even the White House may be a step down. But for the next four years, at least, the Trumps ought to be able to rough it.

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The burden of Chicago violence doesn’t fall on one grieving grandfather. It falls on everyone.

Rep. Danny Davis now adds a personal perspective to his long political experience trying to make communities safer: He is a grieving grandfather.

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Want to blame women for Trump’s win? Start with Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton had the money, the staff, the ads, and the institutional support needed for a successful run. And she still blew it.

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‘Hamilton’ and the implosion of the American left

Democrats have become a party of elites completely disconnected from the rest of America. The “Hamilton” incident involving Vice President-elect Mike Pence proves it.

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Donald Trump: The tweeter in chief

Imagining the tweets Donald Trump will write as president.

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Jews have a special obligation to resist Trump

Jews know that when one minority is vulnerable, we all are vulnerable. If the Trump administration targets Muslims, immigrants or women, we must stand with them.

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The danger of a leader who believes what ‘people are saying …’

It’s easy to produce fake news; the problem is having a president-elect who is willing to spread rumors, fake news and what “people are saying.”

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Scott Stantis cartoons

Check out the latest cartoons by Tribune editorial cartoonist Scott Stantis.

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