Connections: How can we bring civility back to political discourse?

Wed, 2018-04-04

Are modern politics really more uncivil than most of our historical politics? Are we in a unique time in our history?

We talk to the leader of a national institution that aims to bring civility back to politics. Carolyn Lukensmeyer is the executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse. She says this is a dangerous time for discourse, and our children are taking cues from us.

We sit down with her to see what she thinks will lead to change.

 

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