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Audio 12.18.2019 39:44

Charles Kesler joins Next Round 12.16.19

Charles Kesler compares and contrasts the Roman republic with the current state of American democracy.

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Charles Kesler is a senior fellow of the Claremont Institute, Editor of the Claremont Review of Books, host of Claremont’s The American Mind video series, and the Dengler-Dykema Distinguished Professor of Government at Claremont McKenna College.

This podcast is the fifth and final in a series of joint PRI and Claremont Institute 40th Anniversary Cruise lectures. The theme of the lectures was “The Future of America and the West: Liberty, Sovereignty, and Self-Government.”

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