Book Discussion on Steal This Vote: Dirty Elections

Andrew Gumbel talked about his book Steal This Vote: Dirty Elections and the Rotten History of Democracy in America, published by Nation… read more

Andrew Gumbel talked about his book Steal This Vote: Dirty Elections and the Rotten History of Democracy in America, published by Nation Books. Andrew Gumbel covered the 2000 election as U.S. correspondent for the London-based Independent. The election process and its history is the topic of his book. In it, the author faults what he believes to be a corrupt political environment as being responsible for ongoing election difficulties on the national, state, and local levels. Mr. Gumbel also explores the history of election influencing from New York City at the turn of the century to Florida in 2000. Mr. Gumbel read a passage from his book and responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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Oct 16, 2005
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Dec 28, 2008

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  • Oct 16, 2005 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 07, 2005 | 3:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 27, 2008 | 11:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2008 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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