Depolarizing Within Workshop – McLean, VA

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 support the other political party, its leaders, and its policies. This free, three-hour workshop helps participants become more aware of their own "inner polarizer." It teaches how to be critical without demonizing, dismissing, or stereotyping large swaths of the population. And it offers strategies for intervening constructively in social conversations with like-minded peers when these conversations veer into contempt and ridicule for people who hold other political views.

Who can come? Anyone interested in examining their own inner polarization.

Questions? Contact Curtis Schaeffer schaeffersuerte@gmail.com or Jill Cook cooks471@gmail.com.

WHEN
November 16, 2019 at 9am - 12pm Eastern Time (US & Canada)
WHERE
Lewinsville Presbyterian Church
1724 Chain Bridge Rd
McLean, VA 22101
United States
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CONTACT
Robbie Ha ·