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Video: Matthew Yglesias, Associate Editor at The Atlantic Monthly and author of HEADS IN THE SAND, in an interview with James Kirchick from Washington Blade

Matthew Yglesias, former Associate Editor at The Atlantic Monthly and author of Heads in the Sand: How the Republicans Screw Up Foreign Policy and Foreign Policy Screws Up the Democrats, engages in a stirring debate of current issues in American politics with Jamie Kirchick of Washington Blade.

View the debate at Bloggingheads.tv: http://bloggingheads.tv/diavlogs/12579

Video: Brian McLaren and Richard Land Discuss What Conservatives and Progressives Can Learn From One Another

August 25, 2008 – Brian McLaren, Christian activist and author of A New Kind of Christian, discuss what conservatives and progressives can learn from one another with Richard Land, author of The Divided States of America. Click here to view the discussion: Topics canvased in McLaren’s and Land’s conversation include: America is not as divided […]

Video: Talking Points Memo interviews Matthew Yglesias, author of HEADS IN THE SAND, at Strand Bookstore

July 30, 2008 – Talking Points Memo catches up with Matthew Yglesias, associate editor of The Atlantic Monthly and author of Heads in the Sand, at The Strand bookstore in New York City.

Matthew Yglesias Argues in HEADS IN THE SAND that a Presidential Candidate’s Worldview Matters More than Policies

“Matt Yglesias is one of the smartest voices in the blogosphere. He knows a lot about politics, a lot about foreign policy, and, crucially, is unusually shrewd in understanding how they interact. Here’s hoping that his new book will introduce him to an even wider audience. Once you discover him, you’ll be hooked.” —E. J. […]

TRAINWRECK Explores How the Republicans Transformed from the Party of Fiscal Responsibility to the Party of Fiscal Collapse

“Press creates a useful election-year handbook for voters, particularly the Democratic opposition.”—Publishers Weekly Senator John McCain regularly promises that, as president, he and his fellow Republicans would protect liberty, shrink the federal bureaucracy, avoid wishful thinking, and return us to the social values of the past. Does anyone believe that kind of hogwash anymore? The […]