Empathetic Exchange of Information
Edward A Shanken: “Indeed, in Western society it is the empathic exchange of information, the give and take of ideas between active agents necessary for consensus, that is the backbone of democracy and the precondition for human dignity.”
Let usfigure out how to do this without getting mad and stomping away too much.
it IS a lot of work, truly
It has inherent worth and meaning
It is also our survival