A podcast about how Donald Trump changed the United States and the world. Four years ago, Donald Trump promised to make America Strong, Wealthy, Safe, Proud and Great Again. In November, Americans will have their chance to elect him again. Has he lived up to his promise?
Season 4 of America, If You’re Listening (formerly known as Russia, If You’re Listening) will look back on Trump’s greatest achievements, disappointments and disasters, and look at how they all fit together.
S04 #9 - How Coronavirus destroyed Trump's MAGA promise
When the coronavirus pandemic swept the globe, killing hundreds of thousands in its wake, President Donald Trump's new way of running the country suddenly left America exposed.
S04 #8 - How China fooled Donald Trump
For a decade Donald Trump railed against China.
But once he was elected, Chinese President Xi Jinping quickly broke down Trump's defences.
In today's episode, how President Xi turned Trump's disdain for China into a beautiful friendship.
And created the perfect distraction from what China was really doing.
S04 #7 - How Donald Trump turned the Presidency into a business
Just this month, the public finally got access to Donald Trump's tax returns.
They revealed that he pays little to no tax, because he makes very little money.
So what does a businessman do when he needs to revamp his image and make a little cash? Become the most famous person in the world.
How Donald Trump tried to make money off the Presidency.
S04 #6 - Trump's desperate measure to halt immigration
Donald Trump ran for election on some promises - building a wall between the US and Mexico, and stopping the immigration of Muslims.
But instead of living up to his promise to stem the tide of immigrants, he resorted to truly shocking measures.
How did Donald Trump push America's immigration system to the limits of what is legal, and what is morally justifiable?
S04 #5 - How Trump widened racial divides for political gain
When George Floyd was killed by police, protestors took to the streets in worldwide support of the Black Lives Matter protests.
Donald Trump has a long history with speaking out on issues to do with race.
So how far did his law and order response go toward soothing America's centuries old racial divide.
When Donald Trump was elected, he promised to Make America Proud Again but did he just end up making it worse?
S04 #4 - How Saudi Arabia found an ally in the White House
As a businessman and presidential candidate, Donald Trump was extremely harsh on Saudi Arabia.
So when Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered inside a Saudi consulate, why did Donald Trump come to the Kingdom's defence?