Book Discussion on The Democracy Project

David Graeber talked about his book, The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement, in which he argues that America’s… read more

David Graeber talked about his book, The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement, in which he argues that America’s political system is only responsive to the wealthy and has disenfranchised the remainder of the population. The author argued that the country’s understandings of democracy must be redefined and focused on inclusion and a greater engagement by the majority of the population. David Graeber spoke with Thomas Frank, author of What’s the Matter with Kansas, at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, D.C. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Thomas Frank Columnist Harper's Magazine
  • David Graeber Reader University of London, Goldsmiths' College->Anthropology Department

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Book Discussion on The Democracy Project

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Apr 27, 2013
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May 27, 2013

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  • Apr 27, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2013 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2013 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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