A House Divided, Divisions in America

May 08, 1996
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The Cold War is over, but is America now at war with itself? It seems as though Americans are increasingly dividing along racial, class, gender and ideological lines. Abraham Lincoln warned us, "A house divided against itself cannot stand." A new book called A House Divided looks at six belief systems struggling for America’s Soul.

PACIFICA NATIONAL AFFAIRS CORRESPONDENT LARRY BENSKY

Guests:
MARK GERZON, cofounder of the Rockefeller Foundation project The Common Enterprise, a network of community efforts to rebuild common ground.