“Oh Captain, My Captain!”

The final scene of Dead Poet’s Society, in which a group of students stand up to the authoritarian power structure at their school, and align themselves with a good teacher who has been unjustly maligned, strikes me as an apt metaphor for this election.

This is what is going to happen, I believe, all over the country today:

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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