Jul 8, 2022 • 41M

Never Bet Against America

Is America's dysfunction actually key to what makes it great—or at least what makes it "better" than Norway or Denmark?


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Damir Marusic
Shadi Hamid
Agreement is nice. Disagreement is better.
Episode details

This week we sat down to debate America's greatness—or lack thereof. Somewhat to our surprise, we found a source of agreement between us: our belief in American exceptionalism, even if we have very different conceptions of the role of morality and "progress" in forging the American idea.

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