In this issue:
"States vs. Trump" by Jelani Cobb: In response to Trump's hostility toward immigrants, political leaders in New York and California vow to protect their most vulnerable.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"It Happened Here" by David Remnick: A President confronts an election that changes everything—and imperils his legacy.
ANNALS OF MEDICINE
"Cold Remedy" by Nicola Twilley: A radical new procedure aims to save gunshot victims by freezing them.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Fighting Demons" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Manchester by the Sea and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.