Politics

Eric Alterman, "Kabuki Democracy: The System vs. Barack Obama"

Eric Alterman

About the Program

Eric Alterman, columnist for The Nation and English and Journalism professor at Brooklyn College and CUNY Graduate School, argues that President Obama has been unable to deliver on many of his 2008 campaign pledges. Mr. Alterman points to the American political system as the main obstacle in preventing passage of a more progressive agenda.  Eric Alterman discusses his book at Busboys & Poets in Washington, D.C.
 

About the Authors

Eric Alterman

Eric Alterman is a columnist for The Nation and The Daily Beast as well as an English and Journalism professor at Brooklyn College and CUNY Graduate School.  He is the author of numerous books, including What Liberal Media? 


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Eric Alterman, "Kabuki Democracy: The System vs. Barack Obama"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, April 18th at 4am (ET)
  • Saturday, April 2nd at 3pm (ET)
  • Sunday, February 13th at 1pm (ET)
  • Saturday, February 12th at 7pm (ET)
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