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FEATURING THOMAS FRANK – Four thousand progressive activists gathered last weekend in Chicago, Illinois for The People’s Summit, an impressive annual conference organized by the National Nurses United. In only its second year, the conference has grown dramatically, underscoring the resurgence from the left in large part, as a response to last year’s candidacy of Senator Bernie Sanders and Donald’s Trump’s win.

At this year’s People’s Summit famed progressive author and journalist Thomas Frank made an appearance and I had the chance to sit down with him to discuss the current political moment we are in.

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Thomas Frank, historian, journalist, and columnist for Harper’s Magazine, best known for his 2005 New York Times best-seller, What’s the Matter With Kansas. He has also written several other books including Pity the Billionaire, and his latest, Listen Liberal: Or Whatever Happened To the Party of the People?

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