Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection

Doris Kearns Goodwin, 2006

Special | 28m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses the lessons we can learn from Lincoln, the rare president who asked his main rivals to be part of his cabinet — rivals who then became allies. She also speculates about whether such a political move could succeed in today's world.

Aired: 12/07/06

Rating: TV-G

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Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection is a local public television program presented by IdahoPTV.

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