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Volunteer

In Trump Times, Arts Volunteers Find a Brave New World

If we want arts to save our world, it will have to happen with much less government.
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I Don’t Want to Be Over the Election of Trump

The US chose an inarticulate, racist, homophobic, pussy-grabbing buffoon.
ACLU is a beacon

ACLU and Other Orgs Light the Way Through Dark Times

Thanks to all the activists still standing up for everyone’s America.

Memo to U.S. Artists: Key on German Activism

American artists must unite and constantly challenge tyranny.
Raisin in the Sun at Harlem Rep with A. J. Acevedo and Yanece Cotto.

Resisting Tr(i)umphalism? Consider Cross-Cultural Theatergoing

Theater helped me get a better understanding of the world and become an observer.
Hamilton

No, Mr. President-Elect, Theater Isn’t Meant to Be Safe

Yet another subject on which Donald J. Trump appears to have little or no experience.
Gary Busey

Maria Tallchief to “Perfect Crime”: An Interview with Gary Busey

"Critics of art are like eunuchs in harem."
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A Plan to Stop Trump’s Presidency That Might Actually Work

Did Trump collude with Russia? Help us demand the truth.
Richard Nelson

A Playwright-Director Completes His Election-Year Trilogy

Richard Nelson's "Women of a Certain Age" caps an achievement in American theater.
Hillary

Thanks Hillary, But I’m Still Angry

"I didn't do this with blinders on. Yes, I knew she was flawed."
Male

Breaking the Male Code: William Giraldi’s “The Hero’s Body”

As Trump nears the bully pulpit, Giraldi cracks the international code of the human male.
Electoral College

The Electoral College of Hard Knocks

They are now banging the drum of "Hey, he won fair and square, let's give him a chance."

Activism Alert: The World Wants Us Not to Give Up

Foreign friends are helping me to survive -- and strategize through -- Trump's election.

“Pop!”-Up Theater Extends Venues and Audience Experiences

Kelly Kerwin considers theatrical space and performance with an LMDA grant initiative.

Prepare to Fight Fascism: 2017 and Beyond

Fascism defines Donald Trump, his philosophy, actions and where he plans to take us.
American Exceptionalism

The Death of American Exceptionalism

Forget America as "a shining city on a hill." We voted to become a crumbling crack house.
Authoritarian

All Hail, Emperor Trump! Pssst, Rome Is Burning!

We must take our own safety -- and liberation -- into our own hands.
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Calling Out Arts Organizations: This is Our Fault

We, the arts arm of the nonprofit industrial complex, let this happen.
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Powerful Exhibition of LGBTQ Artists “On The Inside”

Exquisite drawings by incarcerated LGBTQ artists at Abrons Arts Center.
Master Harold

Fugard’s “Master Harold…”: Prelude to American Aparteid?

Fugard’s play is as fresh as the morning’s headlines. Any morning, lately.