PBS Compares Obama To Reconstruction, Trump To Backlash

Alex Christy | September 21, 2022
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[See NewsBusters for more.] NPR’s Michel Martin welcomed history professor Peniel E. Joseph to PBS’s Amanpour and Company to discuss his latest book where he compares the election of Barack Obama to the passage of the Reconstruction Amendments and the Civil Rights Movement and the election of Donald Trump to the backlash to those movements.