A Myth We Somehow Believe (aka Money and Politics)
May 2, 2017, 9 p.m.
Why does the idea of a businessman as president make so much sense to people? Especially when the actual president is a terrible businessman? Gaby explores the enduring myth of trickle-down prosperity – and learns some surprising facts about the religious tradition that seems to underpin a lot of Donald Trump’s “morals.” Featuring Helaine Olen (author of Pound Foolish), TIME correspondent Elizabeth Dias, and Talia Jane. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices