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Let’s Talk about Race

Racism thrives in silence. It’s when we stop talking to one another about our beliefs that prejudices go unchallenged, and the gap between us widens. Yet race is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in American society. If we are to heal many of our country’s social, economic, and political divides, we can’t […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Wednesday
    January 30, 2019
  • Where
  • Lower Columbia College, Health & Science Building, Room 104
    1600 Maple St.
    Longview, WA 98632 United States
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Civil Conversation in an Angry Age

At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Philosopher David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when civility breaks down. By mapping the structure of how we converse, and digging […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    January 30, 2019
  • Where
  • Puyallup Public Library
    324 S Meridian
    Puyallup, WA 98371 United States
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