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Can US progressives beat back Trumpism?

The US is caught between authoritarianism and multiracial democracy. Join a leading progressive in Congress and a leading Labour Left MP on the prospects for America and the lessons that its progressive movement can offer for the Left in the UK and beyond

12 May 2022, 12.01am

Hear from:

Pramila Jayapal Representative in US Congress, chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus
Clive Lewis British member of Parliament
Anthony Barnett Co-founder of openDemocracy and author of ‘Taking Control!: Humanity and America after Trump and the Pandemic’
Chair: Aaron White openDemocracy’s North America economics editor

This discussion followed a screening of our documentary 'US Progressives on a Knife Edge' – see below

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