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If We Can Agree on One Thing: We’re Tired

Shaming and blaming are draining. They only gain us wider divides.

Pretend we could put politics aside. (I know, just stay with me here.) Is it possible that Americans agree on anything?

I think so. Even in a country that agrees we are living in an era of extreme political polarization, so extreme that the political has…



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Jodi Barnes, PhD

Jodi Barnes, PhD


Writer and Collaborator-in-Chief of where small acts of writing, art and conversation create multicultural connections for good.