Lin-Manuel Miranda thrust his smash musical “Hamilton” back into the news when he pledged to play Alexander Hamilton one more time in a performance for Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera, whose sentence was commuted by President Barack Obama.
Lin-Manuel Miranda thrust his smash musical “Hamilton” back into the news when he pledged to play Alexander Hamilton one more time in a performance for Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera, whose sentence was commuted by President Barack Obama. Evan Agostini Invision/AP
Lin-Manuel Miranda thrust his smash musical “Hamilton” back into the news when he pledged to play Alexander Hamilton one more time in a performance for Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera, whose sentence was commuted by President Barack Obama. Evan Agostini Invision/AP

Why ‘Hamilton’ can be free to get political without hurting itself

January 26, 2017 3:41 PM