The Socialist Manifesto

Journalist Bhaskar Sunkara talked about his book, The Socialist Manifesto: The Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality, in which he examined what a socialist system would look like in America.

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The Socialist Manifesto

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 12, 2019 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2020 | 3:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 12, 2019 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 31, 2019 | 12:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 31, 2019 | 6:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 15, 2019 | 10:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2020 | 1:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2020 | 3:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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