COVID-19 has divided the US. WWII shows what could unite it.

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In today's age of partisanship, it seems not even the coronavirus pandemic can bring Americans together. But this isn’t the first time the U.S. has faced a global emergency while wrestling with deep internal divisions. In fact, America entered World War II with social fissures that sound surprisingly familiar today. This video explores what brought Americans together back then, and what history tells us about our challenge – and potential – today.