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  • Walla Walla

ONLINE: 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 […]

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  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    April 13, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Walla Walla, United States
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  • Lacey

ONLINE: Is Truth Really Dead in America?

Alternative facts, fake news, post-truth—these phrases have flooded the American conversation over the past several years. But how bad is it really, and what can we, as a society and as individuals, do to be better informed? WSU professor Steven Stehr investigates the roots and consequences of the erosion of truth, with a focus on […]

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  • 1:30 pm, Tuesday
    April 13, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Lacey, United States
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