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Kevin Phillips

Political consultant and former Republican strategist. His most recent book is called 1775: A Good Year for Revolution. His other best-selling books include Wealth and Democracy: A Political History of the American Rich, American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush, American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century, Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics, and the Global Crisis of American Capitalism. He is a regular contributor to the Los Angeles Times, Harper’s magazine and National Public Radio.

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