How To Shift From Hostility to Empathy in Political Conversations

Written by on July 17, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

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Watch this fun, short video to learn how to bridge divides in your political conversations…and beyond.

In tough conversations, science suggests a way to bridge divides and foster understanding: by appealing to other people's values.

A political conversation with someone whose values are different than yours is tough.  But even the thorniest divide can be more narrowed if we employ “Moral Reframing”.

The technique allows you to identify the moral premise that matters to the other person and then present your idea in a way that makes sense to them. 

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