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Divided States of America

Divided States of America looks back at events during the Obama presidency that have revealed deep divisions, from the partisanship that charged the 2016 presidential campaign, to the racial tensions that have erupted throughout the country.

Part One, Tuesday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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Trump vs. Media

There was a fiery exchange during President-elect Donald Trump’s first news conference since winning the election.

Jim is joined by Jennifer Braceras, former editor of the newbostonpost.com and author Richard North Patterson to get their take on how this could portend future relations between Trump and the press.

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AMERICA REFRAMED

City of Trees

A personal story about the struggle to achieve social, economic and environmental change during the worst recession in a generation, "City of Trees" captures the tension-filled last six months of a two-year grant cycle for Washington Parks & People.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH World

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