Civil Discourse: Essential for a Healthy Democracy

  • 08 Nov 2017
  • 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Spencer Museum of Art - University of Kansas - Lawrence

Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 4:00 p.m., "Civil Discourse: Essential for a Healthy Democracy" with Carolyn Lukensmeyer of the National Institute for Civil Discourse (NICD)

5:30 p.m. Reception in the Museum Galleries & Lobby

Dr. Lukensmeyer, author and executive director of NICD, will lead a discussion about the importance of civil discourse in shaping public policies that improve the lives and wellbeing of all citizens. Among the topics:

- The Revive Civility & Respect initiative from the National Institute for Civil Discourse

- What Americans think about the level of public discourse among elected officials

- What you can do to help increase civility and improve your community's civic engagement

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