From day one, it was clear that Donald Trump was like no president this country had ever seen. Eight months into his term, we talk to Harvard Law professor Jack Goldsmith about the lasting impact Trump may have on the presidency, itself. Then, historian Dan Jones on the Knights Templar, the Medieval secret society that inspired "The Da Vinci Code".
As deputy chairperson of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Alex Boraine served with Archbishop Desmond Tutu and others to examine his country’s painful legacy of apartheid. In his new book, he tells of that experience and looks at how South Africa’s approach might be adopted by other societies struggling with histories of ethnic injustice.
- Alex Boraine Author and deputy chairperson of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission
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