Trump, GOP Extremism Constitute a Direct Threat to Democracy

Interview with Jason Stanley, the Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy at Yale University, conducted by Scott Harris

Jason Stanley discusses the violent insurrection at the Capitol on January 6th, and the ongoing threat posed to US democracy by Trump loyalists and elements of the Republican Party that have embraced white supremacy, authoritarianism, and fascism.

Stanley is also the author of five books including “How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them.”

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