Letters and Politics

The Debt Ceiling Deal & The Rediscovery of America

Part 1. The Debt Ceiling Deal 

Guest: John Nichols is the national affairs correspondent for The Nation Magazine. He is the author of the book Coronavirus Criminals and Pandemic Profiteers:  Accountability for those who Caused the Crisis.  His latest piece in The Nation is The Revolutionary Fight to “Begin the World Over Again” Did Not End in 1776.

Part 2. The Rediscovery of America 

Guest: Ned Blackhawk (Western Shoshone) is the Howard R. Lamar Professor of History and American Studies at Yale University, where he is the faculty coordinator for the Yale Group for the Study of Native America. He is the author of Violence over the Land: Indians and Empires in the Early American West and his latest, The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History.


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