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President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, gives “Peas,” one of the National Thanksgiving Turkeys, an absolute pardon during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, Nov. 20, 2018 (AP photo by Manuel Balce Ceneta).

Two Stories to Be Thankful For in a Year Full of Turkeys

Friday, Nov. 23, 2018

In this week’s special Thanksgiving edition of the Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, and managing editor, Frederick Deknatel, discuss two stories from the past year they were thankful for: a congressional check on U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive powers and, counterintuitively, the tensions that Trump has introduced into the trans-Atlantic alliance.

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