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Bridging the Bitter Divide Between Red and Blue

Employing some strategies used in couples therapy, one group’s mission since 2016 has been to try and heal the bitter divide between liberals and conservatives in the country, urging them to find common ground and avoid labels. NBC New York’s Melissa Russo reports.

Leading By Example

Here’s a crazy concept: Democrats and Republicans can be friends. 

Depolarizing American Politics

Group uses marriage counseling techniques to bring red and blue together on the eve of the New Mexico legislative session

Bridging the Political Divide

Director of Public Outreach, John Wood, Jr. appeared on CTV News to talk Braver Angels role in civic society, and goals for the 2020 election year.

Aiding Americans in Civil Conversations in Divisive Time

BA grassroots group in the U.S. is hoping to help some Americans relearn the skill of listening to people with differing politics by conducting civil debates. Mike Armstrong sat in on one of Braver Angels’ workshops in Lebanon, Ohio.

Can the American Right and Left Get Back to Civil Debate?

The National Review // George Leef — Some organizations are trying to remind us that we’re better off with civil discourse rather than rancorous name-calling. In today’s Martin Center article, Shannon Watkins writes about that, focusing especially on a group called Braver Angels.


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