This Is a Soft Revolution

Just Biden our time now.


Episode Notes

Virginia Heffernan talks to Ekow Yankah, professor of law at Cardozo School of Law, about those wacky Trump election lawsuits, the work we still have to do—no matter the election’s outcome—to take down Trumpism, the Republican attempts at voter suppression in the wake of close counts, and about how learning someone else’s language in order to sell them something leads you to become more like them.

Further Reading:
In Our Relationships, the Post-Trump Reckoning Won’t Be Easy,” by Ekow Yankah, Oxy, Nov. 2, 2020

Podcast production by Melissa Kaplan. Engineering help from Richard Stanislaw.


About the Show

A podcast from Slate chronicling Donald Trump’s rise to the presidency and his current administration. Journalists Virginia Heffernan and León Krauze talk to reporters, historians, psychiatrists, and other experts to help explain who this man is and why this is happening, right now, in the United States of America.

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