We’ll be casually flipping between calling ourselves Wine Cellar Book Club and Punk Ass Book Jockeys.
Let’s keep it moving with this new release by Thomas Frank. We may actually finish it before we move to Michigan.
The People, No: A Brief History of Anti-Populism
Rarely does a work of history contain startling implications for the present, but in The People, No Thomas Frank pulls off that explosive effect by showing us that everything we think we know about populism is wrong. Today “populism” is seen as a frightening thing, a term pundits use to describe the racist philosophy of Donald Trump and European extremists. But this is a mistake