Ken Burns: Coronavirus will be comparable to Great Depression in American history

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PBS is releasing the award-winning documentaries of Ken Burns free to students in lockdown. Joining TODAY from his home, Burns says the coronavirus pandemic will be a “hugely important moment” in future American history, comparable to the Great Depression and World War II. He says the crisis offers us “an opportunity to reset, to get away from knee-jerk reactions” and “shed several decades of bitter division.”