After Words with Heather Cox Richardson

Heather Cox Richardson talked about her book, To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party, in which she discusses the belief, articulated by… read more

Heather Cox Richardson talked about her book, To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party, in which she discusses the belief, articulated by Abraham Lincoln, that government is supposed to promote economic opportunity for all. In her book, she argues that the Republican party repeatedly abandoned that principle in the 20th century. She also suggests that each time the Republican Party has promoted business interests over equality, economic collapses have forced it “back to its roots.” She talked with Weekly Standard columnist Matthew Continetti. close

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After Words with Heather Cox Richardson

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Interview
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 04, 2014 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 12, 2014 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Oct 04, 2014 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2014 | 9:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 06, 2014 | 3:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 12, 2014 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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