A Hard Friend to Have

audio: https://soundcloud.com/commentarymagazine/commentary-podcast-a-hard-friend-to-have

In the new COMMENTARY podcast, John Podhoretz, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman examine how President-elect Donald Trump has managed to drive his allies—both Republican and European—over a cliff with anxiety. Will having an American president who is skeptical toward institutions like the European Union and NATO shatter the Atlanticist consensus? Finally, the shuttering of the Barnum and Bailey Circus and what that says about American culture.

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A Hard Friend to Have

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