Lawrence Lessig talked about his book, Republic, Lost: The Corruption of Equality and the Steps to End It, about campaign finance and his experiences running for president.

Watch the video:  Book Discussion on Republic, Lost

Commentary by The Secular Jurist:  An interesting point Lessig makes in this discussion describes the pertinent political dichotomy in America as not left-versus-right, but inside-versus-outside – meaning that the entrenched establishment interests in both political parties are more opposed to their respective populist bases than they are opposed to each other.

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