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    • The Culture of Fear

    • Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things
    • By: Barry Glassner
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Michael Moore - introduction
    • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
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    In the age of Trump, our society is defined by fear. Indeed, three out of four Americans say they feel more fearful today than they did only a couple decades ago. But are we living in exceptionally perilous times? In his best-selling work The Culture of Fear, sociologist Barry Glassner demonstrates it is our perception of danger that has increased, not the actual level of risk. 

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    • Power and Politics: Washington Under Fire (2010): Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

    • Panel 1072
    • By: Mr. T.R. Reid, Mr. Ronald Brownstein, Mr. Robert Scheer, and others
    • Narrated by: Mr. Jim Newton
    • Length: 58 mins
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    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.

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