Is Trump An Autocratic Basic B? with Journalist Masha Gessen

48:29
 
Share
 

Manage episode 264644746 series 2493401
By Earwolf and Jonathan Van Ness. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In Masha Gessen’s return to Getting Curious, the journalist and staff writer at The New Yorker speaks with Jonathan about their new book Surviving Autocracy. They discuss the ways in which Trump has consolidated power since his election, what the stakes are if he continues to trample American institutions, and what we can do to resist his autocratic ambitions.
Follow Masha Gessen on Twitter @mashagessen, and learn more about Surviving Autocracy here.

Find out what today’s guest and former guests are up to by following us on Instagram and Twitter @CuriousWithJVN.

Listen to more music from Quiñ by heading over to TheQuinCat.com.

Jonathan is on Instagram and Twitter @JVN and @Jonathan.Vanness on Facebook.

See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

181 episodes