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An unprecedented, insider view into 9/11 and the inner workings of the political climate that emerged after the attacks, which continues to shape our future—politically and culturally— and how we as a country can bridge the Great Divide.

Following the attacks of September 11th, New York Governor George Pataki witnessed a truly United States of America rise like the mytholog
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Hardcover, 288 pages
Published April 14th 2020 by Post Hill Press
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Former New York State Governor George Pataki adds his voice into the dumpster fire that is 2020 with "Beyond the Great Divide: How a Nation Became a Neighborhood," the story of the last time America was truly united - after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

Disclaimer:
1. Anytime a political figure puts out a book, my first thought is - is there some political motive here? After Governor Pataki's failed bid at the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, is he putting something out
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Barbara Q
Nov 23, 2020 rated it it was ok
Former New York governor George Pataki is a Republican. He isn’t keen on Democrats and what they work for and believe in. His opinion is that the problems we are facing in this country at the end of the Trump presidency are the fault and failure of both parties. It is astounding to me that he can make a case for equivalency of blame, not acknowledging the egregious conduct of the Republican Party these last four years, conduct that exacerbated disunity and divisiveness amongst Americans to such ...more
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George Elmer Pataki is an American politician who was the 53rd Governor of New York serving three consecutive four-year terms from January 1, 1995 until December 31, 2006. He is a member of the Republican Party and was seen as a possible 2000 and 2008 Presidential candidate.

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