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Dec. 11, 2023: Can joining a club save democracy?

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49min 36sec
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Film still from the documentary “Join or Die.”

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The new documentary, "Join or Die" suggests that joining a club isn't just essential to democracy, it's also good for our health. The film is based on the trailblazing career of Harvard political scientist Robert Putnam and his book, "Bowling Alone." Ryan speaks with the film's co-director, Pete Davis. Then, a new nightclub in Denver that celebrates musical heritage.