- America enters 2017 divided, with major questions hovering over Trump presidency, writes Julian Zelizer
- One side fears consequences of Trump presidency, the other has grand expectations of positive change, he writes
Julian Zelizer is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and a New America fellow. He is the author of "Jimmy Carter" and "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." He also is the co-host of the podcast Politics & Polls. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own.
(CNN)It's a safe bet that 2017 will be a year for the history books.