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  1. A Republic, If You Can Keep It: Masha Gessen Talks Autocracy with Timothy Snyder

    Government by the people is a powerful and beautiful system, but one that is not impervious to threats. Two political thought leaders, Russian-American journalist and author of the forthcoming "The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Retook Russia," Masha Gessen, and esteemed academic and author of "On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century," Timothy Snyder, sit down to discuss the global rise of nationalism and America’s political future.

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

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    Original video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EvW3rLd45Dw

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  2. Isaiah Berlin Memorial Lecture 2017: Timothy Snyder

    Timothy Snyder, Isaiah Berlin Memorial Lecture 2017

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  3. Interview: Kevin Kruse, Author Of ‘One Nation Under God’ : NPR

    Kevin Kruse’s book looks at how industrialists in the ’30s and ’40s recruited clergy to preach free enterprise. And under the Eisenhower administration, Christianity and capitalism moved center stage.

    http://www.npr.org/2015/03/30/396365659/how-one-nation-didnt-become-under-god-until-the-50s-religious-revival

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  4. Staring into the Abyss - On The Media - WNYC

    Brooke explores our long fascination with nihilism: why it’s popular today, and whether that’s always been the case.

    http://www.wnyc.org/story/staring-abyss/

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  5. Nixon’s Failed Attempts At ‘Poisoning The Press’ : NPR

    Writer Mark Feldstein says muckraking columnist Jack Anderson cut ethical corners to get Nixon exposes, and the president responded with fury. He recounts surprising details of the long-running battle between the journalist and the politician in Poisoning the Press.

    http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=130192940

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  6. Would Legalizing Heroin Win the War on Drugs? - The Leonard Lopate Show - WNYC

    A relatively small percentage of Americans have a debilitating drug addiction, so should the U.S. spend $40 billion on enforcement …

    http://www.wnyc.org/story/legalization-best-way-win-war-drugs/

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  7. BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Jorge Luis Borges

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work of Jorge Luis Borges.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0076182

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  8. How Ronald Reagan Used An ‘Invisible Bridge’ To Win Over Americans : NPR

    Rick Perlstein’s new book describes how Reagan emerged as the leader of a potent political movement during the turbulent mid-’70s. He says the soul of Reagan’s appeal was how he made people feel good.

    http://www.npr.org/2014/08/05/337917291/how-reagan-used-an-invisible-bridge-to-win-over-americans

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  9. Political Projections: Nixon in Hollywood - The Leonard Lopate Show - WNYC

    On Tues., Sept. 9, tune in for a discussion on how President Richard Nixon has been depicted by Hollywood. Leonard …

    http://www.wnyc.org/story/56792-political-projections-nixon-in-hollywood/

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  10. ‘Nixonland’ Explores America in Flux : NPR

    In 1964, Democrat Lyndon Johnson won the presidency in a landslide victory; eight years later, Republican president Richard Nixon was reelected in an equally lopsided race. In his new book, Nixonland, historian Rick Perlstein looks at the chaotic years between those elections.

    http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=90644710

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