This summer's clashes are drawing comparisons with the riots that marked the 1960s. Those conflicts were the subject of The Kerner Report, which Here & Now reported on earlier this year. This past weekend, President Obama said this summer's violence does not signal a return to that era.
Here & Now's Robin Young compares and contrasts the eras with Princeton University professor Julian Zelizer.
This segment aired on July 11, 2016.