Amanpour and Company

Jonathan Metzl on "Dying of Whiteness"

Clip: 03/29/2019 | 15m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

In his new book, “Dying of Whiteness,” physician Jonathan Metzl details the dire consequences of some right wing policies for the populations they claim to help. From gun control to healthcare, Metzl finds that some white Americans would rather die than betray the politics of their identity.

Aired: 03/29/19

Rating: NR

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