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Editorial: Obama’s speech exposes divisive politics

Former President Barack Obama attends a campaign event in Anaheim, Calif., for Democratic congressional candidates last Saturday.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

September 11, 2018

Obama’s assessment of today’s polarized political climate in his speech is largely correct. Trump’s election reflects a recent exacerbation of the already vast political divides in our country.

GALLERY: President Barack Obama Visits Pittsburgh

President Obama waves to the crowd  attending the White House Frontier Conference Plenary Session at Carnegie Mellon University | Jordan Mondell, Assistant Visual Editor

By Jordan Mondell and John Hamilton / Pitt News Staff

October 13, 2016

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