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WHERE IT ALL BEGAN
Americans Don't Need Reconciliation—They Need to Get Better at Arguing
Eric Liu makes the case for having Better Arguments.
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Deep Dive: Can Americans Come Together by Arguing Better?
Co-Founder and CEO, Citizen University; Executive Director, Citizenship and American Program at the Aspen Institute, Eric Liu, in conversation with national leaders across the political spectrum explores Better Arguments at the 2018 Aspen Ideas Festival.
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Living Room Conversations Co-Founder Joan Blades and Allsides CEO John Gable Give Their Take on Better Arguments
Political polarization has reached new highs, evident in the inflammatory headlines that flood our Facebook feeds and the shouting matches between partisan rivals on cable news. But perhaps even more worrisome is the unwillingness to engage with the “other side” in our lives.
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Facing History and Ourselves President & CEO Roger Brooks Gives His Take on Better Arguments
Good arguments are crucial to a healthy American civic life. They provide a means to reckon with difference and sometimes to forge joint solutions.
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The Renewal Project: 5 Principles of a Better Argument
In a world where arguments are often used as ammunition, here's how to turn them into tools to solve problems.
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