Saturday, July 20, 2024

Learn More about WPBS Passport! Click Here

HomeVideoCharles Peters' legacy as 'the godfather of neoliberalism'

Charles Peters’ legacy as ‘the godfather of neoliberalism’

Longtime journalist Charles Peters, who was often called the godfather of neoliberalism, died Thursday at his home in Washington. Peters was once a state campaign manager for John F. Kennedy and later an executive at the Peace Corps. He was also the founding editor of the Washington Monthly, a journal where he challenged the core beliefs of both liberals and conservatives.

Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app:
Find more from PBS NewsHour at
Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

Follow us:

PBS NewsHour podcasts: