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Cops and Barbers

In the wake of the Michael Brown shooting, Shaun “Lucky” Corbett, a barber in Charlotte, was inspired to do his part to bring peace to his community. Lucky teamed up with Officer Rob Dance to start a mentoring program that has opened up an important dialogue between the officers and the community.
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Crossing the Divide – Trailer

77% of people think the country is more divided than it’s ever been. We set out to meet the people trying to change that.
5 Episodes
Episode 1
When a Jewish community lost its place of worship, help came from an unexpected place. »
Episode 2
Why a gay rights activist started a movement to talk to thousands who voted against gay marriage. »
Episode 3
A local barber teams up with an officer to ease tensions in their community. »
Episode 4
Insights on working through conflict with Harvard's top negotiation expert. »
Episode 5
What happens when you put people of all political persuasions together over dinner? »