28 Essays And Stories That Made Sense Of Trump's America This Year

These essential pieces of writing on the presidential election help explain how we got here in 2016, and imagine where we go now.

1. "For Muslims Like Me, Trump’s Words Are A Daily Nightmare" by Bim Adewunmi

2. "What A British Woman Learned About America During The Conventions" by Bim Adewunmi

3. "Donald Trump’s Scary Allure" by Bim Adewunmi

4. "Meet The Charming, Terrifying Face Of The Anti-Islam Lobby" by David Noriega

5. "Women Explain Why They're Standing By Trump" by Anne Helen Petersen

6. "FiveThirtyHate: Meet The Trump Movement’s Post-Truth, Post-Math Anti-Nate Silver" by Charlie Warzel

7. "Hyperpartisan Facebook Pages Are Publishing False And Misleading Information At An Alarming Rate"

8. "Meet The Ivanka Voter" by Anne Helen Petersen

9. "The New Evangelical Woman Vs. Trump" by Anne Helen Petersen

10. "Don’t Cry For Ivanka — Fear Her" by Anne Helen Petersen

11. "What Is America So Afraid Of?" By Bim Adewunmi

12. "Anti-Semitism Has Emerged From The Shadows, And It’s Not Going Back" by Doree Shafrir

13. "This Is How Much America Hates Women" by Anne Helen Petersen

14. "Here’s What I’m Telling My Brown Son About Trump’s America" by Mira Jacob

15. "I Will Teach My Children To Survive The New America" by Manuel Gonzales

16. "The Day After The Election, I Told My Daughter The Truth" by Nicole Chung

17. "Trump's Revenge" by McKay Coppins

18. "These Are The LGBT Rights Trump Could Start Reversing On Day One" by Dominic Holden

19. "We Will Get Through A Trump Presidency Together" by Rigoberto González

20. "What Women Who Condemned Trump’s Sexism Do Now" by Jessica Testa

21. "How People Magazine Came Home To The Minivan Majority" by Anne Helen Petersen

22. "Losing My Mom Taught Me How To Grieve For America" by Miguel Morales

23. "The Trump Bros Have Found Their Safe Space" By Anne Helen Petersen

24. "'Hamilton' Isn’t The Only Show Standing Up To Donald Trump" by Louis Peitzman

25. "Donald Trump And The End Of Time" by Anne Helen Petersen

26. "The Key To Trump Is Reading Him Like A Celebrity" by Anne Helen Petersen

27. "These Teens Think Trump Will Make America Great Again" by Scaachi Koul

28. "What A Trip To Japanese Internment Camps Means In Trump’s America" by Esther Wang