Comparing Trump to Hitler

Premiere DateDec 9, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:26 Part 1 - Peter Ross Range
03:39 Part 2 - Comparing Trump to Hitler
09:22 Part 3 - Authoritarian Vulnerability
11:55 Outro
12:11 Alter Ego Wyatt Blair
15:24 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: Author Peter Ross Range joins the show to talk about Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in Germany as partially covered in his 2016 book “1924: The Year That Made Hitler.”

Peter Ross Range is a former foreign and domestic correspondent for Time Magazine and has served as a fellow at many prestigious universities, including Harvard and North Carolina.

Today on the Daily Beat, Friday, December 9, 2016: Peter Ross Range discusses the lack of anti-Hitler dissent during his rise to power, his stylistic similarities to Donald Trump, and our vulnerability to authoritarian figures.

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