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Mead discusses American democracy and the struggle to maintain the democratic ideals in the face of the current struggle with "European and Asian dictators." Mead speaks at length about the heritage of the Founding Fathers, and the struggle to maintain American democracy.
Audio courtesy of the City University of New York
WNYC archives id: 71436