How Politically Divided is America?

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Hillary Clinton called for unity in her speech last night. But if you watched both conventions, it’s hard to argue the country isn’t hopelessly divided. How did the nation become so divided, and does it spell more trouble down the road? Or is polarization, in fact, healthy for a democracy.

Credits

Guest:
James Campbell - State University of New York at Buffalo

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Sarah Sweeney