Dr. Carolyn J. ... Jun 9, 2017

No Chaos in Cleveland

Yesterday I found myself preparing a statement should violence erupt outside the Republican Convention in Cleveland. Halfway through a sentence, I stopped and realized what had happened: we have become so accustomed to the incivility of this election that we expect the... Read more ...

Dr. Carolyn J. ... Jun 9, 2017

Reviving Civility

My mother taught me the power of words: to work through problems, to build relationships, and to express my opinion. She taught me to respect others when I used my words — to stand up for what I believe, but to use words to work through the conflict.

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