Democracy in Chains

Professor Nancy MacLean talked about her book Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, in which she examines the work of… read more

Democracy in Chains Professor Nancy MacLean talked about her book Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, in which she examines the work of the late Nobel Prize-winning economist James McGill Buchanan. In her book, she argues that Mr. Buchanan is the source of what she calls the political right’s current ideology of separating the country between “makers” and “takers” and promoting the political powers of the wealthy while disenfranchising the rest of the country. close

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Democracy in Chains

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Program ID:
430379-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Durham, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Aug 05, 2017 | 7:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 09, 2017 | 10:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 05, 2017 | 7:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2017 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 26, 2017 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 2017 | 12:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 2017 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 2017 | 10:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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