Thomas Geoghegan on democracy, economic inequality, and more.
Our guest for the second half of the show has represented workers going up against their employers, argued before the US Supreme Court, and is the author of half a dozen or so books on American politics, law, and labor — including his latest, The History of Democracy Has Yet to be Written: How we Have to Learn to Govern All Over Again. It’s about his long-shot campaign for Congress in the Obama era, and his ideas for fixing what’s wrong with American democracy.
Author, The History of Democracy Has Yet To Be Written | Lawyer, Despres, Schwartz & Geoghegan, Ltd.
A Sunday morning political read for you by Thomas Geoghegan, author of the forthcoming (September 2021) Belt title, THE HISTORY OF DEMOCRACY HAS YET TO BE WRITTEN. https://t.co/He9aXxEekw pic.twitter.com/k2GhH1qWvD— Belt Publishing (@belt_publishing) June 20, 2021
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