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The Adventure of Civility: An Evening with Krista Tippett
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The Adventure of Civility: An Evening with Krista Tippett

“Why did you vote for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton? Answer this question through the story of your life.” This is the question that Krista Tippett thinks could change everything, if only everyone in America could sit down and engage in a thoughtful conversation with someone who voted differently […]

President Obama’s Farewell Address to the Divided States of America
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President Obama’s Farewell Address to the Divided States of America

If asked to recall past presidential farewell addresses, it is likely that Washington’s or Eisenhower’s is the first, if not the only, to come to mind. What do the two have in common? Why are they considered the most memorable? Both conveyed foreboding warnings. Washington warned of permanent foreign alliances […]