Reason readers have a very special, well, reason (drink!) to tune into the latest episode of The Fifth Column, the podcast starring Kmele Foster, Michael C. Moynihan, and me. And that reason is…Virginia Postrel! The beloved former editor of this here mag joins the three fifths to discuss Brexit, populism, the fate of global liberalism, and (of course!) high-speed rail. Listen to the whole episode, which also gets into Benghazi and the BET Awards, right here:
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