Robert D. Putnam

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Trump supporters face off with counter­protesters near the Supreme Court, on Nov. 14 in Washington (Photo: Amy Harris, Shutterstock) Views
Thursday, December 03, 2020
America's Past Has Shown the Power of 'We.' Here's How We Can Revive It
Unprecedented political polarization; deep and accelerating inequality; vitriolic public discourse; a fraying social fabric; public and private self-centeredness–Americans today seem to agree on only one thing: this is the worst of times. But we’ve been here before. The Gilded Age of the late 1800s...
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