Story in the Public Square

Story in the Public Square 4/24/2022

Season 11 Episode 15 | 27m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

Jim Ludes and G. Wayne Miller sit down with historian Ruth Ben-Ghiat to discuss her latest book, “Strongmen: From Mussolini to the Present,” which examines how illiberal leaders use corruption, violence, propaganda, and machismo to stay in power, and how resistance to them has unfolded over a century.

Aired: 04/24/22

Rating: NR

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Story in the Public Square is a local public television program presented by Rhode Island PBS.