Shadi Hamid, senior fellow in the Project on U.S. Relations with the Islamic World, explores how the “deep state,” a term which captures the inherent dilemmas when a “radical” president comes to power through democratic means, may attempt to hinder the work of President Trump and what this means for democracy in America today.
The American ‘Deep State,’ as a Trump Voter Might See It
Donald Trump and the Authoritarian Temptation
Why Trump can’t undo the regulatory state so easily
Subscribe to Brookings podcasts here or on iTunes, send feedback email to email@example.com, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts on Twitter.
5 on 45 is part of the Brookings Podcast Network.