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A Brief History of Divided U.S. Elections

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A Brief History of Divided U.S. Elections

A Brief History of Divided U.S. Elections

A Brief History of Divided U.S. Elections

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NPR's Scott Simon talks to historian David Blight of Yale University about other times in our nation's history when the country has been so divided over a presidential election. Professor Blight is the author of Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory.

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