49th Parahell

Discourse disaster in the Trump era

Exploring the hellish reality of our present political moment

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In episode three of 49th Parahell, host Rob Rousseau discusses how and why our poisonous and damaging discourse has taken us away from a conversation about child concentration camps and towards an incredibly inane and useless discussion on civility in politics.

Plus: writer and host of The Discourse podcast Brandon Sutton joins the show to talk about the notion of civility and how it fits in, or doesn't, to our modern political framework. And, finally, a Reader's Theatre of messages Rob receives after once again making many people Mad Online.

Listen to the full episode here.

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