SUBSCRIBE to “Lucid,” Dr. Ruth Ben-Ghiat’s Newsletter & Video Chats on Substack

@JaniceOCG Find Lucid, a newsletter by @ruthbenghiat on Substack & let’s get clear on what’s happening to U.S. democracy. Dr. Ruth Ben-Ghiat is live, Thurs., Feb. 10 at 8 pm ET, w/ “If America Fails?” on TWN, for chat on race & ethnicity in @HandmaidsOnHulu & relationship to current challenges to democracy.

Follow Ruth Ben-Ghiat on Twitter or Instagram

@JaniceOCG Learn more on threats to democracy by following @ruthbenghiat on Twitter or Instagram. Dr. Ruth Ben-Ghiat is live on Thurs., Feb. 10 at 8 pm ET, w/ “If America Fails?” on the TWN YouTube page for discussion on race & ethnicity in The Handmaid’s Tale & relationship to current challenges to democracy.

View Ruth Ben-Ghiat’s CV & Profile at NYU

@JaniceOCG See the CV of @ruthbenghiat at NYU. Dr. Ruth Ben-Ghiat is live on Thurs., Feb. 10 at 8 pm ET, w/ “If America Fails?” on the TWN YouTube channel, for our discussion on race & ethnicity in The Handmaid’s Tale & relationship to current challenges to democracy.

Read “Religion and Authoritarianism: A Match Made in Heaven,” by Ruth Ben-Ghiat | Lucid

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG The relationship between religion and strongmen is examined by @ruthbenghiat in this article from her Lucid blog on Substack. Join Thurs., 8 pm ET, 1/13 – 4/7/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

See “The Calvin Becker Trilogy,” a Collection of Fiction by Frank Schaeffer

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG The Calvin Becker Trilogy is a coming-of-age collection of fiction by @Frank_Schaeffer following a boy growing up in a fundamentalist family. Frank Schaeffer joins Thurs., 8 pm ET, 1/27, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

Fight Fascism Now: Listen to the Gaslit Nation Weekly Podcast

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG Listen to @gaslitnation w/ @sarahkendzior & @andreachalupa for ideas on how to #FightFascismNow. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

On Remembering the “Day of Rage” – Jan. 6th

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @handmaidsdaily @nytimes provided this 40-minute video of the #J6 “Day of Rage,” so we can remind ourselves of the horror. Americans have short memories and it seems many humans need to repress violence. This is something we should not forget.

Program Description: If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny

Add your voice to a new discussion series on the possibility of America as a failed state that devolves into tyranny – If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny – Coming this Fall, 2021.