Chris Hayes Podcast With Michael Lewis | Why Is This Happening? – Ep 55 | MSNBC

What is the most devastating impact Donald Trump has had on the highest office? His lies and rhetoric and bigotry have all had a poisonous effect on our national discourse. But when it comes to his destruction of norms, those are only the ones most visible to the public. What about the destruction of norms going on behind the scenes, disrupting the most critical work necessary for running the federal government? Michael Lewis, the prolific author of "The Big Short", "Moneyball", and many more, turned his attention to the engine rooms of government in the aftermath of President Trump's election. His latest book, "The Fifth Risk", chronicles not only the crippling of federal agencies under the Trump administration, but also the dedicated and tireless work of civil servants who show up every day, no matter what» Subscribe to MSNBC:

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Chris Hayes Podcast With Michael Lewis | Why Is This Happening? – Ep 55 | MSNBC


  1. Michael Lewis had a hip surgery and was healing from it when Trump was elected and this made him feel worse.. Poor Micahel (whoever the fvvk he is!! ) I dont CARE!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Wow…the comments make me wonder about those people’s IQ….surely this is a listening-person’s podcast?

  3. Nice one, loved it and agree fully on many points. Take care brother

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