Thank you! Posting the link here for others. http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/11/28/obama-reckons-with-a-trump-presidency
I have the same hopes. I think a lot of us have been operating on a form of politeness autopilot, not looking certain hard truths in the face. Perhaps the silver lining is that this will be the wake-up call so many needed!
I hope you are right, but as each day passes, I believe this less and less.