Imara Jones talks with Maryland gubernatorial hopeful Ben Jealous, digging into the ways his Democratic campaign is not only fueled by a progressive wave across his state, but also taps into the same kind of anxiety that President Trump and his allies cynically deploy to divide and conquer. By contrast, Jealous is pointing to the anxieties we all share as a unifying factor, rather than a divisive one.
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