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PREQUEL: An American Fight Against Fascism by Rachel Maddow

Inspired by her research for the hit podcast Ultra, in PREQUEL: An American Fight Against Fascism, #1 New York Times bestselling author Rachel Maddow traces the fight to preserve American democracy back to World War II, when a handful of committed public servants and brave private citizens thwarted far-right plotters trying to steer our nation toward an alliance with the Nazis. Available now!

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Rachel Maddow Presents: Déjà News

Rachel Maddow, host of the #1 hits “Bag Man” and “Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra,” is back at the mic with a new original series, “Rachel Maddow Presents: Déjà News.” In each episode, Rachel and co-host Isaac-Davy Aronson seek a deeper understanding of a story in today's headlines by asking: Has anything like this ever happened before? Would knowing that help us grapple with what’s happening now… and what might happen next?

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4h ago

Another Republican convicted of voter fraud at Florida GOP stronghold

A surprising number of Republicans from The Villages have been convicted of trying to cheat in the 2020 elections. The list grew longer this week.
 Trump's supporters line up for a golf cart parade
 Trump's supporters line up for a golf cart parade
5h ago

Thursday’s Campaign Round-Up, 12.7.23

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
Katie Britt
Katie Britt
6h ago

House Republicans censure Jamaal Bowman over fire alarm incident

House Republicans' habit of passing unnecessary censure resolutions was already odd. Today, it got worse with a measure targeting Rep. Jamaal Bowman.
Rep. Jamaal Bowman.
Rep. Jamaal Bowman.
7h ago

Kevin McCarthy’s resignation and the final ‘Young Guns’ chapter

In 2010, Eric Cantor, Kevin McCarthy and Paul Ryan wrote a book called "Young Guns" about the GOP's future. Things didn't go as planned for the trio.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, left, and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan face reporters following a closed-door conference with fellow Republicans in 2018.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, left, and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan face reporters following a closed-door conference with fellow Republicans in 2018.
8h ago

Despite mass shootings, Republican reject assault weapons ban

As the United States breaks its own record for mass shootings, Democrats tried to advance an assault weapons ban. Republicans had other ideas.
Despite mass shootings, Republican reject assault weapons ban.
Despite mass shootings, Republican reject assault weapons ban.
9h ago

Why the Senate GOP’s opposition to security aid matters

“Republicans are playing a dangerous game with the fate of the free world,” one Democratic said after Republicans rejected a key national security package.
Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell
9h ago

Republicans pretend Trump’s ‘Day One’ dictator talk doesn’t matter

The day after Donald Trump said he wouldn’t be a dictator, “except for Day One,” a variety of prominent Republicans said they didn’t much care.
Donald Trump at a commit to caucus campaign event in Ankeny, Iowa
Donald Trump at a commit to caucus campaign event in Ankeny, Iowa
1d ago

Wednesday’s Mini-Report, 12.6.23

Today’s edition of quick hits.
Law enforcement officers head into the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, after reports of an active shooter, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2023, in Las Vegas.
Law enforcement officers head into the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, after reports of an active shooter, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2023, in Las Vegas.
1d ago

Grand jury indicts Nevada's fake electors from the 2020 elections

Fake electors from the 2020 elections have already been charged in Georgia and Michigan. Today, a grand jury also indicted fake electors in Nevada.
A person holds a stack of ballots at a computer desk
A person holds a stack of ballots at a computer desk
1d ago

Three years later, Wisconsin’s fake electors admit Biden won

Wisconsin's fake electors from the 2020 elections faced a civil lawsuit, which has now been resolved by a doozy of a court settlement.
Wisconsin State Capitol Building in Madison.
Wisconsin State Capitol Building in Madison.
1d ago

Kevin McCarthy calls it quits, will exit Congress this month

Two months after being ousted as House speaker, Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy announced that he's quitting Congress altogether.
Image: Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy
Image: Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy

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