National Issues Forums Institute hold deliberative forums on immigration, will meet with DC lawmakers at A Public Voice
NCDD Confab call Tuesday April 10th, feat Linda Ellinor who will be interviewing Paul Cienfuegos of Community Rights US
“Like polarized molecules, group members become more aligned in the direction they were already tending.”
"By considering the factors that influence political engagement, we can develop better tools to help citizens engage."
"The best way to get through this polarization is to start thinking of each other as human beings.”
"Our old system was stagnating and actively breaking down. Our social contract is up for renewal."
TedTalk by Elizabeth Lesser on connecting with "the Other" by going to lunch with someone you don't agree with.
"Bipartisanship is not dead. It is alive, certainly not as well as it could be, and in need of further nurturing."
"The fact that we share concerns across political divides ought to be leveraged to bring the country together."