Flashpoint 8/20/17: How history is shaping present; President Trump's reaction to Charlottesville

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DETROIT – Kimberly Gill is in for Devin Scillian today.

Why incidents such as last weekend's violent protest in Charlottesville are happening now, and what President Donald Trump's reaction to the protest will mean when looking back at his presidency were discussed at the roundtable.

Flashpoint is hosted by WDIV Local 4 anchor Devin Scillian. Watch Flashpoint on WDIV at 10 a.m. on Sundays.

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