Related Off-site Links:
Vanquishing Donald Trump, Joe Biden Wins U.S. Presidential Election – Common Dreams (November 7, 2020).
The End of an Error: This Country Was Always Better Than Donald Trump – Jonathan Chait (New York Magazine, November 7, 2020).
Joseph R. Biden Jr. Has Won the Presidency – Michael Gold and Kevin Draper (The New York Times, November 7, 2020).
President-Elect Joe Biden Claims National Mandate After Denying Donald Trump Second Term – CNBC News (November 7, 2020).
Kamala Harris Elected As First Black, Asian American Vice-President – Taryn Finley (The Huffington Post, November 7, 2020).
Kamala Harris: The Many Identities of the First Woman Vice-President – Holly Honderich and Samanthi Dissanayake (BBC News, November 7, 2020).
A Fitting Legacy for George Floyd: Vice President Kamala Harris – Camille Busette (Brookings.edu, November 7, 2020).
CNN Host Van Jones Moved to Tears Over Biden’s Win – Nadine White and Jeremy Blum (The Huffington Post (November 7, 2020).
Jubilant Celebrations Outside Trump White House and Nationwide After Biden/Harris Victory – Common Dreams (November 7, 2020).
Trump Has Told People He Has No Plans to Concede Even If His Path to Victory Is Blocked – Kevin Liptak and Kaitlan Collins (CNN Politics (November 6, 2020).
UPDATES: What’s Next For Trump? Family Business Awaits His Return – Ben Protess, Steve Eder and Eric Lipton (The New York Times via The Chicago Tribune (November 8, 2020).
The Coup Stage of Donald Trump’s Presidency – Masha Gessen (The New Yorker, November 20, 2020).
Judge Rejects Last-Minute Claim That Pence Can Ignore States’ Presidential Electors – Matthew S. Schwartz and Barbara Campbell (NPR News, January 1, 2021).
“It Is Un-American”: Extraordinary Trump Plot Expands as Showdown Looms – Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick (AP News, January 3, 2021).
As a Time for Self-Congratulations”
See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
• Progressive Perspectives on the Biden-Harris Ticket
• Eight Leading Progressive Voices on Why They’re Voting for Biden
• Election Eve Thoughts
• Election Day USA, 2020
• “Now Is the Time to Reaffirm Our Belief in Democracy”
• We Cannot Allow a Biden Win to Mean a Return to “Brunch Liberalism”