The Next Republic: The Rise of a New Radical Majority
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FEATURING D.D. GUTTENPLAN – In our ongoing attempt to make sense of the US under Donald Trump, we turn today to the author of a new book that promises hope that a concerted group of dedicated Americans can salvage the nation out of the President’s vice-grip. D. D. Guttenplan was the lead reporter during the 2016 election for The Nation magazine and his new book, The Next Republic, chronicles how nine activists have worked to change the course of the US and how their work offers a path for survival.
D. D. Guttenplan, leader reporter during the 2016 election for The Nation. His earlier books include The Holocaust on Trial and American Radical: The Life and Times of I.F. Stone. His latest book is called ‘The Next Republic: The Rise of a New Radical Majority’.
**This segment was originally broadcast on January 23, 2019.