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The GOP's Militarization of America

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The GOP's Militarization of America

The GOP's Militarization of America

The GOP's Militarization of America

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NPR's Liane Hansen speaks with novelist Kevin Baker, whose Harper's Magazine essay We're in the Army Now reviews the American public's embrace of the GOP as the party that defines American patriotism and embraces military solutions to complicated international problems.