The Tea Party, A Modern Movement

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Guests

Frank Newport, editor-in-chief, Gallup Poll
Mychal Massie, chairman of Project 21
Jill Lepore, professor of history, Harvard

The Tea Party movement mystifies outsiders on the left and the right. Tea Party activists often describe themselves as patriots, who stand for limited government, lower taxes and fiscal responsibility. Critics have charged members with everything from lack of focus to racism.

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