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A book on why we hate our political enemies--and how to stop

Clip: 07/04/2019 | 6m 41s

Arthur Brooks is the former president of the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative Washington, D.C., think tank. Troubled by the level of animosity in the current U.S. political landscape, he's analyzed why we increasingly hate those with whom we disagree -- and how to use love to try to persuade them instead. Brooks joins Judy Woodruff to discuss his latest book, "Love Your Enemies."

Aired: 07/04/19

Rating: NR

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