Thomas Frank

What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?

Financial inequality is one of the biggest political issues of our time: from the Wall Street bailouts to the rise of the One Percent, who between them control forty-percent of the US wealth. So where are the Democrats - the notional 'party of the people' in all of this? 

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Thomas Frank, author and former columnist for The Wall Street Journal and Harper's, and founding editor of The Baffler. 

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Peter Trubowitz (@ptrubowitz), Director of the US Centre and Head of the Department of International Relations at LSE.

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 This event was held on 11 October 2016.

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