Barack Obama On Trump’s Defeat And Cooperation In A Divided America

Former President Barack Obama talks with NPR’s Michel Martin about his time in office, President Trump’s pandemic response, the 2020 election and what he thinks President-elect Joe Biden says about the United States right now.

In Obama’s new memoir, A Promised Land, he writes about his first term in the White House.

Read NPR’s full interview with Obama here.

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