Julian Zelizer: How the US became politically divided – Episode 27
Julian Zelizer, CNN political analyst, author, and public affairs and history professor at Princeton University, traces the history of political polarization in the United States, outlining the forces -- from economic fractures to civil rights backlash to the communications revolution -- that have been at play since the 1970s to bring us to our divided political present.
Hosted by John Shaw. Produced and edited by Alee Quick. This podcast is produced through a partnership between the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute and WSIU Public Radio. For more, visit paulsimoninstitute.org/podcasts.