"There is no magic formula for weighing the potential benefits and risks of civility versus incivility, other than..."
Why are there so many protests, yet so few conversations? Why is it so hard to communicate your ideas to the other side?
Our collective focus on ‘political polarization’ is obscuring large areas of agreement.
"Our collective focus on ‘political polarization’ is obscuring large areas of agreement."
National Issues Forums Institute hold deliberative forums on immigration, will meet with DC lawmakers at A Public Voice
Intellectual snobbery is nothing new and George Orwell's description of an out of touch elite resonates down the decades
"Setting rules of engagement and establishing structured environment are two key ways for every voice to be heard."
"New initiative shows that Americans can find common ground on many of the problems our nation faces."
"we won’t agree on those answers, but that’s not the point...as soon as we have a conversation. Things change"
I think the most important way to prevent the growth of Trumpism is for the mainstream media (which is progressive) to treat…