The Age of American Unreason in a Culture of Lies
Mike talks with Susan Jacoby, an independent scholar specializing in the history of reason, atheism, secularism, and religious liberty. She's the bestselling author of 12 books, including 'Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism' and 'The Age of American Unreason', which just came out in a new, updated edition titled 'The Age of American Unreason in a Culture of Lies'.
They discuss American anti-intellectualism, the meaning of unreason, if unreason has become a bigger problem in recent years, whether this is a bipartisan phenomenon, if Donald Trump is an aberration or a sign of things to come, and lots more.
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