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Your Call: What explains Donald Trump’s victory?


We’ll speak with Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi about his new book Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus. 

Taibbi details the reasons for Trump’s victory and the influential role the media played in the presidential race. As Trump gives his first address to Congress, we’ll also discuss his agenda.


Matt Taibbi, award-winning journalist with Rolling Stone magazine

Web Resources:

Rolling Stone: Trump's Repeal of Bipartisan Anti-Corruption Measure Proves He's a Fake

Rolling Stone: Matt Taibbi's New Book: 'Insane Clown President'

Random House Books: Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus

Rose Aguilar has been the host of Your Call since 2006. She became a regular Friday media roundtable guest in 2001.