How We Broke Democracy

Our technology has changed this election, and is now undermining our ability to empathize with each other

Geographic differences: tiny. Ideological differences: enormous.

How did we get here?

The Invention of the Private Personal Pipeline

You Are What You Read

We Prefer Information Ghettos

We insulate ourselves in these ‘information ghettos’ not because we mean to, but because it’s just easier.

The Problem with Community

Contact Increases Empathy, Insulation Kills It

We must agree on The Facts in order to co-exist

The precursor to building walls around nations is building walls around ideas

We need a moment for catharsis. To breathe. To cry. To be relieved, or to be angry.

Seeking human improvement.