The Great Divide

The Great Divide © Steven Willard

Separated by age, gender, point of view and experience; how do we find common ground? How do we prevent the over-loud voices coming from the extremes from drowning out the more reasonable dialogues taking place closer to the center? How do we keep a skeptical eye on the demigogues*without letting our attention on them become fixation?

We talk to one another.

*We don’t need a tweeting Cleon for our time.

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3 comments on “The Great Divide

  1. JohnAmes says:

    Spot On!

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  2. Joe says:

    Its a great concept Steven but the center has seemed to evaporate. All people hear are extreme points of views. I wish Washington would return to governing our nation instead of catering to their base 🙂 Excellent image for this post.

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  3. Yes, nice composition for this post. I would throw in “emphatic listening” to the recipe.

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