with Chris Hedges
RT America on Feb 22, 2020
On the show this week Chris Hedges talks to Professor Benjamin Hett about the collapse of democracy in Germany’s Weimar Republic which lead to fascism, and what features of the collapse are applicable to the democratic experiment in America.
Benjamin Carter Hett is Professor of History at Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York; his new book is The Death of Democracy: Hitler’s Rise to Power and the Downfall of the Weimar Republic.
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