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Episode 28: How Do You Ruin a Democracy In 1,000 Days?

October 28, 2019

For those of you counting, it's been 1,010 days (and a few hours) since Trump took the oath of office. In this episode, Chris and Doug plunge into the topic of how - with a lot of help from Trump himself - America has managed to make great progress in ruining democracy in that short time. But don't despair - next week our cohosts will explain how to save it. 

1.45 Chris's Top 2 Points, Which are actually about 10 Points

5.50 The latest impeachment polls

6.45 Attacking all sources of truth

13.20 The role of money in politics

15.25 The breakdown of political norms

17.10 Lowering the public discourse

21.00 A hopeful note

Book link: How Democracies Die

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