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‘Political Rewind’ replay: Not just Richard Nixon, but John Pruitt, too


Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” goes old school. The show ledes on an interview with John Farrell, author of “Richard Nixon: The Life.”

Comparisons with President Donald Trump and Nixon are inevitable. Farrell points out that both identified with a “silent majority” of Americans harboring grievances in a rapidly changing world.

But here’s the best thing about the hour: Retired WSB News anchor John Pruitt joins host Bill Nigut.

If you couldn’t listen to it live, catch it here now:


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