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What We Can Learn From Lincoln

  • Aired: 03/08/2013
  • 52:46
  • Rating: NR
Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner, who wrote the Oscar-nominated screenplay for Lincoln, talks about finding the man inside the monument, and what Abraham Lincoln -- 147 years after his death -- can still teach us all about politics, compromise, and the survival of American democracy.
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Lincoln screenwriter Tony Kushner on the history lesson of politics.
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