How to Respond to Incivility

How to Respond to Incivility



1. Do you agree that responding with civility to incivility elevates discourse? When does this approach not work?

2. Do you think it is worth trying to find a point of agreement with those with whom you disagree? When is this not the case?

 

Civility and Free Expression in a Constitutional Democracy is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities under the Bridging Cultures initiative. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Bar Association, or any of its program partners.

Advertisement