December 20, 2017: Hour 241:56

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In hour two of Here & Now's Dec. 20, 2017 full broadcast, political analysts John Brabender and Jamal Simmons discuss the implications of the recently passed Republican tax cut overhaul. Also former world chess champion and Russian pro-democracy activist Garry Kasparov discusses why he believes the Trump White House is in the early stages of "threatening the very foundation of this republic." And, we take a look back at the deadliest pandemic in recorded history: the 1918 flu pandemic. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on December 20, 2017.

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