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Who is Destroying Democracy? – Online

Host Organization: Braver Angels Berkeley/Oakland
State/Region: CA
Online US

Discussion ** This event is open to the media upon approval. Media contact: Ciaran O'Connor, ciaran@braverangels.org

Event Series Debate Chair Q&A – Online

Debate Chair Q&A – Online

Host Organization: BA National - Debates
State/Region: - National
Online US

Restricted Attendance: Signup for Rise for America campaign, and completion of Debate Chair E-Course Required. Interested in becoming a Braver Angels debate chair? Join us to learn more and ask […]

Alliance/Members Meeting – Twin Cities East Metro Meet and Greet

Host Organization: Twin Cities East Metro
State/Region: MN
Green Mill Pizza 6025 Hudson Road, Woodbury

We have a fun evening planned. You will be able to enjoy a beverage, food and exchange views in a comfortable setting. If you can't make it right at 6:30, […]

Alliance/Members Meeting – DC Alliance Fall Happy Hour

Host Organization: Braver Angels Washington, DC
State/Region: DC
Royal Sands Social Club Cabana Lounge, 26 N St, SE, Washington

Join Braver Angels for an autumn D.C. happy hour at Royal Sands Social Club, 26 N St, SE in the Cabana Lounge. Metro: Navy Yard/Ballpark. ** This event is open […]

Behind the Ballot Tour – In Person

Host Organization: Cincinnati Alliance Group
State/Region: OH
Bosler Memorial Library 4700 Smith Road, Cincinnati

Local Focus: Cincinnati, OH Are you concerned about our election process or just have questions you want answered? Preparations for the November election are in full swing, and we invite […]

Event Series BA Organizer Training – Online

BA Organizer Training – Online

Host Organization: BA National
State/Region: - National

Restricted Attendance: Trainees should register as a trainee Organizer before attending the first session. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe5lVgDgX7RqttcoyufixBmkGos1sQp5BpiiGT-XWq-dzjKeA/viewform Braver Angels Organizers fill an essential volunteer function and are often the glue that holds […]

How Can We Improve Racial/Ethnic Relations in Laramie County?

Host Organization: Laramie County Alliance
Partner Org(s): Laramie County Library
State/Region: WY
Cottonwood Room, Laramie County Library 2200 Pioneer Ave, Laramie

Local Focus: Laramie County, Wyoming and surrounding areas. How Can we Improve Racial/Ethnic Relations in Laramie County? A Braver Angels Panel Conversation with Q&A. Laramie County Library Cottonwood room. The […]

Finding Reliable Media – Online

Host Organization: North Texas Alliance
State/Region: TX
Online US

Unsure how to find news sources you can trust? Fed up with “News Overload”? Like to see a good summary of what you really need to know? Want to understand […]

Depolarizing Within – IN PERSON

Host Organization: Braver Angels Southeastern Pennsylvania Alliance
State/Region: PA
First Unitarian Church of Wilmington 730 Halstead Rd,, Wilmington

Local Focus: Greater Wilmington, Delaware A free workshop to help you become more aware of your "inner polarizer" and learn methods for disagreeing without contempt and ridicule About this event […]

Depolarizing Within – In Person

Partner Org(s): The Grove United Methodist Church
State/Region: MN
The Grove United Methodist Church 7465 Steppleview Road, Woodbury

Local Focus: Woodbury, Minnesota A free workshop to help you become more aware of your "inner polarizer" and learn methods for disagreeing without contempt and ridicule About this event Polarization […]

Red/Blue Workshop – Sessions 1 & 2 – IN PERSON

Host Organization: Oregon Statewide Alliance
Partner Org(s): Garden Home Community Library
State/Region: OR
Garden Home Community Library 7475 SW Oleson Rd, Portland

A forum to discuss your own viewpoint, without judgment, and get real answers to sincere questions of understanding from other viewpoints. About this event Description Join us for a free […]

“Red-Blue” Workshop – Sessions 1 and 2 ALL DAY – IN PERSON

Host Organization: Braver Angels Southwest Ohio
State/Region: OH
Wright Memorial Public Library 1776 Far Hills Ave., Dayton

Local Focus: Southwest Ohio A forum to discuss your own viewpoint, without judgment, and get real answers to sincere questions of understanding from other viewpoints. About this event Description Join […]

Fostering Connections and Building Community through Story Exchange – In Person

Host Organization: Braver Angels of South Central Indiana
Partner Org(s): Narrative 4
State/Region: IN
Monroe County Public Library - Ellettsville Branch 600 W. Temperance Street, Meeting Room B, Ellettsville

Restricted Attendance: All Braver Angels members who are able to attend in-person are welcome to register. Local Focus: This is an in-person workshop located near Bloomington, Indiana. The South-Central Indiana […]

Crossing the Continental Divide – A Braver Angels National Presentation

Host Organization: Braver Angels
State/Region: - National

Crossing the Continental Divide provides participants with an introduction to Braver Angels and an overview of its principles. During the workshop, participants will: Participate in two brief activities (one taken […]

Depolarizing Within – IN PERSON

Host Organization: Braver Angels
State/Region: GA
Cathedral of St. Phillip, Gould Room 2744 Peachtree Road, NW, Atlanta

A free workshop to help you become more aware of your "inner polarizer" and learn methods for disagreeing without contempt and ridicule About this event Faith-Sponsored Workshop Overview For people […]

Braver Angels DC Alliance Fall Social and Debate (In Person)

Host Organization: Braver Angels DC Alliance
State/Region: DC
Rock Creek Park Nature Center and Planetarium 5200 Glover Road Northwest, Washington

Join your fellow DC-Area Braver Angels folks and friends for a friendly grill out in the lovely Rock Creek Park and stick around for a lively and humorous debate -- […]

Depolarizing Within – Online

Host Organization: BA National - Workshops
State/Region: - National

Much of today’s polarization is driven by how we talk with like-minded people about those on the other side. Too often, we stereotype, dismiss, or ridicule our fellow citizens who […]

An Evening with Francis Collins, Former NIH Director

Host Organization: Braver Angels Tucson Alliance
State/Region: AZ

Dr. Frances Collins will be delivering a live online presentation examining the breakdown in communication that occurred during the COVID-19 pandemic and what we can learn from it going forward. […]

Alliance/Members Meeting – Greater Cincinnati Alliance Meeting – October 2023

Host Organization: Cincinnati Alliance Group
State/Region: OH
Crossroads Church - Oakley 3500 Madison Rd, Cincinnati

We will debate the following resolution: Resolved: Human induced climate change is a global crisis requiring immediate drastic action to avoid dire economic and social impacts. Note that Braver Angels […]

Alliance/Members Meeting – Braver Angels Open House

Host Organization: Braver Angels Greater Minneapolis Alliance
State/Region: MN
The Market at Malcom Yards 501 30th Ave SE, Minneapolis

Are you concerned about the way family and friends are dismissing each other over politics? Come to Braver Angels' open house, eat, drink and meet other Minneapolis area residents, from […]

Local Community Debate – NYC Debate – “Resolved: Smash the Patriarchy” – In Person

Partner Org(s): New York Young Republicans - Arts Caucus; Woodhull Freedom Foundation
State/Region: NY
Comedy Cellar Village Underground 130 W 3rd St, New York

de·bate| dəˈbāt | - noun - A highly structured conversation in which a group of people think together, listen to one another, and are open to being changed by ideas. Local […]

Family & Politics

Host Organization: Braver Angels Alliance - Europe
State/Region: Europe

About this Event Description Family relationships are becoming casualties of our toxic political environment. Family members are having nasty political arguments, avoiding each other, or even cutting off lifetime relationships. […]

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