Is the U.S. Headed Towards Tyranny? Timothy Snyder Discusses | Amanpour and Company
Will we have a Democracy post DumbAss Doofus? That is the serious question of the day TODAY? “Ole DumbAss is trying to put you into an autocratic corptocracy from which you shall NEVER escape as there are no laws or precedents with which to fight it.. Hey.. Queen DumbAss.. YOU got some ‘splainin’ to do!!!
President Trump has just announced the sentence commutation of former Illinois Governor Rob Blagojevich, a move that arrives just days after the DOJ overruled a harsher prison sentence for Roger Stone. Given the increased White House involvement in judicial matters, Yale University’s Timothy Snyder, a historian and author who has devoted much of his career to understanding the rise of tyranny in different parts of the world, sits down with Ana Cabrera to discuss his concerns about a worrying trend taking root in the U.S. Originally aired on February 18, 2020.