After Words with Dana Milbank

Dana Milbank talked about his book Homo Politicus: The Strange and Scary Tribes that Run Our Government, published by Doubleday. In… read more

Dana Milbank talked about his book Homo Politicus: The Strange and Scary Tribes that Run Our Government, published by Doubleday. In his book Mr. Milbank assumes the role of an anthropologist researching national politics in Washington, D.C. He profiles the malfeasance of several politicians and outlines the many rituals and customs that are specific to the current political landscape. The guest interviewer was Juan Williams, political analyst for Fox News and National Public Radio (NPR).

Dana Milbank is a journalist for The Washington Post where he writes the “Washington Sketch” column. Mr. Milbank also serves as political analyst for MSNBC’s “Countdown with Keith Olberman.” He is the author of Smashmouth: Two Years in the Gutter with Al Gore and George W. Bush - Notes from the 2000 Campaign Trail.

Juan Williams is a political analyst for Fox News and NPR. Mr. Williams was formerly a reporter and op-ed columnist for The Washington Post for twenty-one years. He is the author of several books, including Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965; Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary; and Enough: The Phony Leaders, Dead-End Movements, and Culture of Failure that are Undermining Black America - and What We Can Do About It. close

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After Words with Dana Milbank

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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 26, 2008
Last Aired:
Jan 27, 2008

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  • Jan 26, 2008 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2008 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2008 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2008 | 11:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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