A recent CBS News poll found the number of Democrats and Republicans with negative views of the other party is growing. Better Angels is trying to bridge the gap. People with differing opinions from the same community talk face-to-face to ease tensions.
We at Better Angels are on a mission to depolarize America. Usually, that means we try to help people have more productive conversations across the acrimonious political divide which currently separates us. It’s important to recognize, though, that the acrimony isn’t restricted to dialogue between members of different groups.