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  • September 26
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  • Tonasket

The High Road: Fighting Selfishness through Dialogue

Many of us fall into habitual patterns of selfishness when speaking with others: interrupting, not listening, and constantly shifting the conversation to ourselves. Living in such a “me-centered” version of reality leaves little room to accommodate divergent perspectives. Dialogue is a special partnership–based on mutual respect–that that is the central method for discovering and exploring […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Tuesday
    September 26, 2017
  • Where
  • Tonasket Public Library
    209 N Whitcomb Ave
    Tonasket, WA 98855 United States
  • September 26
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  • Leavenworth

Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America

Anti-establishment candidates rail against the government they seek to lead; populist groups like the Tea Party or Occupy Wall Street howl about corruption in political and economic institutions; and wild conspiracy theories abound. Has American politics always been so crazy? With political science professor Cornell Clayton, explore how American politics has become an arena for […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    September 26, 2017
  • Where
  • Leavenworth Public Library
    700 Highway 2
    Leavenworth, WA 98826 United States
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