Jul 29, 2022 • 54M

America the Restless

Is Europe really more advanced than America? Or is that just what some people want to believe?


Appears in this episode

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

This week, we had writer Nick Burns on the podcast. Nick's recent essay, "Why Live in America?" prompted Shadi to write his Monday Note for July 4th. We delve into the ways America is different than Europe, for good and for ill. Size, geography, culture, dynamism—all these twist and disfigure many European imports when they land on our shores.

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