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A Tyrant By Any Other Name?

Richard 3 - Trump

Julius Caesar has been used as one of the Shakespeare plays through which to view Donald Trump's presidency, while others —
including Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt — prefer Richard III, a starker, more aggressive take on the use of power. It begs the question: what other of Shakespeare's plays might have resonance about our current political season?