ESheffer_CPostel_TrumpHitler v1

InDeep_AngieCoiro_160326F     

To download this episode, begin playback by clicking the ‘play’ triangle, hover over the black player bar, right-click or CTRL-click on Mac, and select ‘Save Audio As.’

Show #121 | March 26, 2016 | What’s behind the increasing comparisons of candidate Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler, one of the greatest scourges of the modern age? Shouts from within a rowdy crowd are easily dismissed. But Anne Frank’s stepsister and multiple prominent international voices – including past and present presidents of Mexico, and an honored Israeli journalist – are now on record with the same warning. Angie hosts a panel to discuss and take questions from the audience.
Guests:
Edith Sheffer, Assistant Professor, Modern European History & German Studies at Stanford University, author of Burned Bridge: How East and West Germans Made the Iron Curtain and Charles Postel, Assistant Professor, History at San Francisco State University, author of The Populist Vision.

Permalink for this podcast here.
Read journalist Dave Boyce’s article in The Almanac, covering the show and this interview in particular.