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A Liberal Toolkit (Rebroadcast)

United States Democratic Party

A Liberal Toolkit (Rebroadcast) We live in an age of ever-increasing political divisiveness and our rhetoric reflects that. No matter the topic- trickle-down economics, welfare, social security, health care, immigration control, war, economics- our discourse seems to degenerate into shouting matches using jargon. Wouldn't we benefit from a different kind of discussion? Of course. And in his book, Answering Back: Liberal Responses to Conservative Arguments, David Coates takes a stab at that. (Originally Aired 7/22/2010) Guest Dr. David Coates - Worrell Chair in Anglo-American Studies, Wake Forest University and Author of Answering Back: Liberal Responses to Conservative Arguments David Coates' Website Amazon | Answering Back by David Coates Add and read comments

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