MIR Meets: Yascha Mounk

Host Andrew Xu sits down with Yascha Mounk, the head of Persuasion and a contributing writer for The Atlantic. They discuss his new book The Identity Trap: A Story of Ideas and Power in Our Time, and the set of ideas, ideologies, and cultural attitudes which he dubs “the identity synthesis” in his book.

This episode was the winner of the “Best Podcast” award at the 2023/2024 MIR Awards Ceremony.