This week's episode of The Chauncey DeVega Show
features writer Jared Yates Sexton.
Jared's first-hand reporting on the Donald Trump phenomenon
has been featured by The New York Times
and The New Republic
In this week's installment of the podcast, Jared and Chauncey talk
about their experiences at Donald Trump's political rodeos/rallies,
how the American Il Duce has crated a "safe space" for open
expressions of white racism and bigotry, political polarization,
and Jared's recent seven-hour long car trip with a Republican to
attend a Hillary Clinton rally.
Jared and Chauncey also do some mutual sharing about growing
up poor and working class and the complications of the color
During this week's episode of the show, Chauncey summons W.E.B. Du
Bois as he offers some extended commentary and analysis about how
America's police have declared war on black people, as well as some
thoughts on last night's Dallas sniper attacks.