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Viewpoint: What can Plato teach us about Donald Trump? - BBC Newsnight

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Published on Jan 18, 2017

What does Donald Trump represent? What might his presidency bring? In the second of two very personal viewpoints for BBC Newsnight, British-American author and blogger Andrew Sullivan argues there are lessons to be learnt from Plato. Watch the first opinion piece - from art critic and social commentator Roger Kimball - here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nAiX... Animation: Aslan Livingstone-Ra. Producer: Ed Brown.

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