Alastair Campbell and Jon Sopel on the future of US democracy
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In our first episode, political strategist and Portland veteran Alastair Campbell chats with journalist and broadcaster Jon Sopel. The BBC's North America Editor covered the entirety of the Trump presidency, along with the turbulent transfer of power to new US president Joe Biden. Here the pair discuss what America might look like under Biden, the weaponisation of the media, conspiracy thinking in the US vs. the UK, and the possibility of a second American civil war.

Find out more about Jon's new book, 'UnPresidented', here: https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/111/1117989/unpresidented/9781785944406.html

Learn more about Portland here: https://portland-communications.com/

 

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