37 minutes | Oct 30th 2020

29. Abraham Lincoln: The Master of Fake News

They called him Honest Abe, but according to author Elizabeth Mitchell, he wasn't always honest. In fact, few presidents have more effectively manipulated the media. Richard Lim interviews Ms. Mitchell about her book Lincoln's Lie: A True Civil War Caper Through Fake News, Wall Street, and the White House.Visit us at thisamericanpresident.com and subscribe to our Patreon at patreon.com/thisamericanpresident for merch and exclusive content. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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