June 18, 2017

Tim Snyder says it is all too easy for tyranny to take hold in America. Joan Williams says Trump’s appeal to the working class could backfire when he fails to deliver. And Bill Press talks Virginia politics with Graham Vyse of the New Republic.

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Yale historian Tim Snyder has a new book about tyranny, and unsurprisingly it is a best-seller. Feminist legal authority Joan Williams says the class and cultural warfare could get even uglier when Trump fails to deliver jobs to the white working class. Bill Press interviews Graham Vyse of the New Republic about the Virginia gubernatorial primaries.

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Tim Snyder

Historian Tim Snyder has a new book about tyranny, and he warns that an authoritarian regime cannot succeed unless the public consents, and it is all too easy for that to happen.

Joan Williams

Donald Trump understood what the white working class wanted but he can’t give it to them, says Berkeley professor Joan Williams. And when they realize it, things could get even uglier than they are now.

Graham Vyse

Bill Press interviews Graham Vyse of the New Republic about the Virginia gubernatorial primaries.  

Jim Hightower

Time for Democratic Party leaders to get going – or go

 

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