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Book Discussion

Online US

Discussion of "The Upswing: How America Came Together a Century Ago and How WE Can Do It Again" by Robert D. Putnam, author of the 2001 breakout culture chronicle "Bowling Alone."

Informational Event – Bloomington, Indiana

Bloomington, IN Bloomington

“What is Braver Angels? Maybe the best way to heal our country.” A virtual "information event” about Braver Angels. Two of our leaders, one “red” and one “blue”, will talk and answer questions.

Film Discussion

Online DC

Discussion of the film "It's a Wonderful Life," 1946. Streaming on Amazon Prime and Hulu.

Free

National Skills for Bridging the Divide Workshop

Zoom

There's a lot of stress these days among family members and friends who are divided politically, and the current polarized public conversation doesn't help. Please join us for a Braver Angels Skills for Bridging the Divide Workshop and learn skills for having respectful conversations that clarify differences, search for common ground, and affirm the importance …

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Depolarizing Within Workshop – National

Online DC

A free workshop to help you become more aware of your "inner polarizer" and learn methods for disagreeing without contempt and ridicule.

Presidential Election Integrity – Silicon Valley, CA

Silicon Valley, CA

The electoral college vote count that will occur in Congress Wednesday caps a season of unprecedented controversy about the integrity of our electoral system. If you're frustrated with the endless political bickering and would like to get off the sidelines and work towards making things better in the future, please join Braver Angels Silicon Valley …

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Short-Form (3-hour) Red/Blue Workshop I – South Florida

Boca Raton, Florida

Join us for a free intensive online workshop that will bring together Red (conservative or Republican-leaning) and Blue (liberal or Democratic-leaning) citizens for moderated activities and structured discussions that reduce stereotyped thinking, clarify disagreements, build relationships and find common ground through listening and learning rather than declaring and debating.

National Depolarizing Within Workshop

Online US

A free workshop to help you become more aware of your "inner polarizer" and learn methods for disagreeing without contempt and ridicule

National Informational Event

Online DC

A Braver Angels national gathering to reflect on what is happening in the country and how we can act to hold America together.

Two-Part Short-form (3-hour) Red/Blue Workshop – Irvine, CA – January 17 & 24

Irvine CA

Jan. 17 and Jan. 24 are Sessions 1 and 2 of what is sometimes called the Red/Blue all day event. If you want to participate in these sessions, please register for both. People who would like to observe can register as such for one or both. This online workshop will bring together Republican-leaning and Democrat-leaning …

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Book Discussion

PA Online

Discussion of Them: Why We Hate Each Other & How To Heal, by U.S. Senator from Nebraska, Ben Sasse.

Depolarizing Within Workshop – Manteca, CA

Manteca, CA Manteca

The Depolarizing Within Online Course is designed to foster skills to help you lessen the effects of polarization in hearts and minds.

Braver Angels Ambassador Orientation – National

Online US

Join us for the first Braver Angels Ambassador orientation. Braver Angels Ambassadors speak publicly (in person or via Zoom) to organizations such as local civic groups, colleges, and communities of faith about Braver Angels and depolarization. Other outreach opportunities include writing op-eds or creating social media content. Once attending the orientation, Braver Angels Ambassadors can …

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Film Discussion – National: The Reunited States

Online US

Just when it seems that America is ripping apart at the seams, The Reunited States is a powerful and urgent documentary that follows several determined individuals on the difficult journey of bridging our political and racial divides. Braver Angels’ own Bill Doherty and John Wood Jr. put in brief appearances! Film director Ben Rehki and …

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