Amanpour and Company

The Rise of the Right From Reagan to Trump

Clip: 08/28/2020 | 18m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Historian and journalist Rick Perlstein has been called the “chronicler extraordinaire of American conservatism.” His new book "Reaganland" is the latest in a series exploring how conservative politics came to dominate America. The author speaks with Walter Isaacson about how this sequence of events led to the current political climate in America.

Aired: 08/28/20

Rating: NR

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