Online Book Discussions

For Braver Angels Members

Discuss. Dissect. Share favorite quotes. Ask questions or just listen – Join us for online book discussions led by and for Braver Angels members, via Zoom video conferencing.  To suggest a book or volunteer to lead a discussion, please contact us at library@braverangels.org.

Check out our complete BRAVER ANGELS LIBRARY for member recommendations and reviews!

Upcoming Discussions

      June 23, 8:00-9:30pm ET – Here’s the Deal: 12 Rules to Restore Our Social Contract by Suzanne Garment

      UPDATE: Postponed to July: June 9, 8:00-9:30 PM EDT – The Undocumented Americans, by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio.  Registration opens soon.

Resources From Prior Discussions

         Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts by Brené Brown, discussion guide

        Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure, by Greg Lukianoff & Jonathan Haidt, discussion guide  

Republican Like Me: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right, by Ken Stern. 

How to Have Impossible Conversations: A Very Practical Guide, by Peter Boghossian & James Lindsay, discussion guide

Ship of Fools: How a Selfish Ruling Class is Bringing America to the Brink of Revolution, by Tucker Carlson, discussion guide

Contract to Unite America: Ten Reforms to Reclaim our Republic, by Neal Simon, discussion guide.

American Dialogue: The Founders and Us, by Joseph J. Ellis, discussion guide.

The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge & Why It Matters, discussion guide.

The Knowledge Illusion, by Steven Sloman & Philip Fernbach, discussion guide.

Why We’re Polarized, by Ezra Klein, discussion guide.

Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error, video and book by Kathryn Schulz, discussion guide.

The Righteous Mind, by Jonathan Haidt, synopsis, discussion guide

Love Your Enemies, by Arthur C. Brooks, discussion guide 

 

 

 

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