The 2024 Braver Angels National Convention will take place June 27 – 29 in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
I am pleased to announce that starting Wednesday evening, Braver Angels will be live-streaming the 2023 National Convention on our homepage at braverangels.org.
For those who can’t attend the convention in person, you can tune in online starting with the Opening Plenary at 7pm ET on Wednesday July 5.
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What America can learn from bridging in the Hispanic community.
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Depolarization in the Age of Misinformation | Jonathan Rauch with David Blankenhorn & Ciaran O’Connor
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