Featured Interviews

WNYC, November 23, 2020

Podcast interview on A History Of Modern Authoritarians

David Pakman Show/ Free Speech TV, November 19, 2020

“How Authoritarian Strongmen Come to Power” interview

WBUR, November 12, 2020

Podcast interview on On Point with Meghna Chakrabarti

Vox.com, October 23, 2020

Is Trump a fascist? 8 experts weigh in.

Call him a kleptocrat, an oligarch, a xenophobe, a racist, even an authoritarian. But he doesn’t quite fit the definition of a fascist.

Read the full article here.

CNN International Interview – November 15, 2020

NPR On Point Podcast

“What The ’Strongmen’ Of History Reveal About Modern Politics “

NPR 1A Podcast

“What is Fascism? Is Trump a Fascist?”

“A Scholar of Fascism Sees a Lot That’s Familiar with Trump,”

The New Yorker, November 4, 2016

Read the full article here.

Strange Days with Fernand Amandi

Two of America’s most prescient scholars on autocracy & fascism, Ruth Ben-Ghiat + Sarah Kendzior, sound the alarm on a must-hear #StrangeDaysPodcast.

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Strange Days With Fernand Amandi Podcast

Slate Trumpcast

A Historical Lens on Trump’s Authoritarianism