Politics at the Oscars

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Last month at the Golden Globes, Meryl Streep condemned “one performance this year that stunned” her: Donald Trump’s mockery of a disabled reporter on the campaign trail. The New Yorker’s Michael Schulman, the theatre editor of Goings On About Town, expects similar controversy at this year’s Oscars. He walks David Remnick through some historical moments when politics has erupted amid the glamour of the Academy Awards.