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Politics Girl: Keeping Democracy’s Head Above Water

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Leigh McGowan (aka Politics Girl) discusses the recent presidential immunity ruling, explains the stakes of the 2024 election, and gives her take ...
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Joe Walsh: SCOTUS Immunity ruling

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Former Republican Joe Walsh talks about the dire consequences of the Supreme Court’s Presidential immunity ruling, and what’s at stake in November...
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Federico Finchelstein: Trump is a Fascist

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Federico, an expert on Fascism, dissects the current prevalence of fascist movements across the globe, and explains how Trump now fits the definit...
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Mark Chiusano: Who Really is George Santos?

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Mark’s new book, The Fabulist, peels back the lies, grifts, and alter-egos of Santos to reveal who really represents the 3rd district of New York....
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Nancy MacLean: Democracy in Chains

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Guest host Amanda Weinstein and historian Nancy MacLean discuss the ways in which democracy has been slowly and systematically subverted by the ri...
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Ruth Ben-Ghiat: Trump’s Plan

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Propaganda expert Ruth Ben-Ghiat reveals how Trump is paving a path toward authoritarianism in the U.S.....
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Brynn Tannehill: American Fascism

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Author of American Fascism, Brynn Tannehill, describes the striking similarities between Germany in the 1930s and America today....
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Fred Wellman: What’s Next for Democracy?

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Senior Advisor of Voters of Tomorrow and former republican Fred Wellman discusses facism, masculinity, and the hope Gen-Z brings to democracy....
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Ruth Ben-Ghiat: Authoritarianism Around the Globe

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Historian Ruth Ben-Ghiat describes past and present authoritarian movements, and discusses her recent book, Strongmen....
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Olga Lautman: The Fall of Putin

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Russian politics expert Olga Lautman discusses Russia’s failure to defeat Ukraine, the instability of the Russian political system, and more....
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