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    • One Nation After Trump

    • A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate, and the Not-Yet Deported
    • By: E. J. Dionne Jr., Norman J. Ornstein, Thomas E. Mann
    • Narrated by: E. J. Dionne Jr., Norman J. Ornstein, Thomas E. Mann
    • Length: 10 hrs and 12 mins
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    American democracy was never supposed to give the nation a president like Donald Trump. We have never had a president who gave rise to such widespread alarm about his lack of commitment to the institutions of self-government, to the norms democracy requires, and to the need for basic knowledge about how government works. We have never had a president who raises profound questions about his basic competence and his psychological capacity to take on the most challenging political office in the world.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • great book, one drawback...

    • By Sharkbite on 01-15-18

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    • Why the Right Went Wrong

    • Conservatism from Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond
    • By: E. J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 20 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Why the Right Went Wrong offers a historical view of the right since the 1960s. Its core contention is that American conservatism and the Republican Party took a wrong turn when they adopted Barry Goldwater's worldview during and after the 1964 campaign. Since 1968, no conservative administration could live up to the rhetoric rooted in the Goldwater movement that began to reshape American politics 50 years ago.

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    • Exhaustive, Dry and True

    • By TM on 04-26-16

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    • Trump and the GOP's Jurassic Park

    • By: E. J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Trump and the GOP's Jurassic Park" is from the June 15, 2016 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E. J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Bill Clinton's Most Important Speech

    • By: E. J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Bill Clinton's Most Important Speech" is from the July 27, 2016 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Why the Majority Keeps Losing on Guns

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr., Norman J. Ornstein, Thomas E. Mann
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Why does our political system make it impossible even to consider solutions to gun violence? After the massacre in Las Vegas that has so far taken nearly 60 lives and left more than 500 injured, the first reaction of the many politicians who carry water for the gun lobby was to declare it “premature” to discuss measures to keep guns out of the wrong hands.

    "Why the Majority Keeps Losing on Guns" is from the October 04, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr., Norman J. Ornstein and Thomas E. Mann and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Cost of Our War on Public Life

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    We didn’t fully realize just how hard it is to be president until we had one with no idea of what it takes to do the job.

    "The Cost of Our War on Public Life" is from the March 04, 2018 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Clinton Dynasty Survives, While the Bush Dynasty Is Routed

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "The Clinton Dynasty Survives, While the Bush Dynasty Is Routed" is from the Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Capitalists Should Listen to Bernie Sanders

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Capitalists Should Listen to Bernie Sanders" is from the Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Monumental Fall of the Republican Party

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "The Monumental Fall of the Republican Party" is from the Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Only Thing the Republican Party Knows How to Do

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Add this to the growing file folder that can be labeled “Depressing but not Surprising”: The only thing today’s Republican Party knows how to do is cut taxes for the very rich.

    "The Only Thing the Republican Party Knows How to Do" is from the October 01, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Don't Fall for the Media Distortion about Trump

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Don't Fall for the Media Distortion about Trump" is from the March 31, 2016, Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Trump Traps the GOP

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Trump Traps the GOP" is from the Opinions section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Fatal Trend among White Working Class Americans

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "The Fatal Trend among White Working Class Americans" is from the November 13, 2015 Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Revolt in Trump Country Should Petrify Republicans

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    President Trump put his political standing on the line in western Pennsylvania’s special congressional election on Tuesday. He lost.

    "The Revolt in Trump Country Should Petrify Republicans" is from the March 14, 2018 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Why the Democratic Candidates Need to Get Obama's Record Straight

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Why the Democratic Candidates Need to Get Obama's Record Straight" is from the Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Good That Could Come From a Trump Presidency

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    So let us consider what good might come from the political situation in which we will find ourselves in 2017. Doing this does not require denying the dangers posed by a Donald Trump presidency or the demolition of progressive achievements he could oversee. It does mean remembering an important distinction President Obama has made ever since he entered public life: that “hope is not blind optimism.”

    "The Good That Could Come From a Trump Presidency " is from the December 29, 2016 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Gop Contenders Should Take a Hint from This Soft-hearted Tough Guy

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "The Gop Contenders Should Take a Hint from This Soft-hearted Tough Guy" is from the November 10, 2015 Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Republicans Don't Want to Hurt 'Real America.' by Repealing Obamacare, They Will.

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Let’s try to get this straight. Donald Trump campaigned as the champion of lower-paid working people who deserve better than they have. Republicans have spent the Obama presidency complaining about high deficits and promising to cut them.

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    • Democrats Embrace Modern America as Republicans Reject It

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Democrats Embrace Modern America as Republicans Reject It" is from the Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Next GOP Assault on Voting Rights

    • By: E.J. Dionne Jr.
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    With Jeff Sessions as attorney general, conditions are right for the gutting of the basic rules of democracy.

    "The Next GOP Assault on Voting Rights" is from the January 12, 2017 Opinion section of The Washington Post. It was written by E.J. Dionne Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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