conversation resources

Are you curious about what makes a good conversation? Here is some light reading . . .

Ten reasons to spend time with your political opposite (Huffington Post)

It Isn’t Easy Being Civil, But Here Are Some Important Tips (Independent Voter Project)

Effective Communication: Barriers and strategies (University of Waterloo)

Twelve tips for handling difficult conversations (Amex Open Forum)

Agreeing to disagree: The difference between talking at and talking with someone else (Psychology Today)

Conversation, Argument, and Civility (

Civil vs. Incivil Discourse (Oberlin OnCampus)

How Diversity Makes us Smarter (Scientific American)

The Need for Dialogue (Beyond Intractability)