July 3, 2017: Hour 2

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In hour two of Here & Now's July 3, 2017 full broadcast, we check in with NPR's Jessica Taylor to go over the latest in President Trump's combative tweets against the news media. Also we visit Independence Hall in Philadelphia where the history of July 4, 1776 still resonates as millions prepare to celebrate the 241st anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. And, NPR's Petra Mayer shares her picks for fun books of the summer, ranging from mystery to historical fiction.You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on July 3, 2017.


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