More on Better Partisan Dialogue

Hi friends For those interested in how to move towards healthier political dialogue, here are a couple of things that might interest you. The first is a TED talk by Sally Kohn, on the subject of “emotional correctness.” It’s VERY good (http://www.ted.com/talks/sally_kohn_let_s_try_emotional_correctness.html). Also the journal “Transformation,” published by Open Democracy, has made the final posting … Continue reading

More on Partisan Politics and Doing it Better

Hi friends For those interested in how to move towards healthier political dialogue, here are a couple of things that might interest you. The first is a TED talk by Sally Kohn, on the subject of “emotional correctness.” It’s VERY good (http://www.ted.com/talks/sally_kohn_let_s_try_emotional_correctness.html). Also the journal “Transformation,” published by Open Democracy, has made the final posting … Continue reading

Mandating health insurance: Yes or no?

A conservative and a liberal exchange views on health care reform… Jacob: I listened to NPR’s re-cap of the health care arguments before the Supreme Court the other day. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, representing the White House, was asked why mandating health insurance was different than mandating the buying of other products or services. He … Continue reading