How to promote civil discussions for a more effective democracy
Sunday, May 15, 2011
Here's an Example of What We Need More of - Group Honored for Fostering Civil Discussion
"The Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines announced April 27 that The Wallace Centers of Iowa is this year's winner of the foundation's "Better Together Award" for organizations. The award is given to one organization and one individual in the Des Moines area who are building social capital in the community... The Wallace Centers of Iowa received the award because of its efforts to continue the work of the Better Together—Creating Community through Civility speaker series. WCI hosted five Civility Dialogue Lunches that built on an earlier lecture in Des Moines by Dr. P.M. Forni, author of "Choosing Civility." Link to the full story is here.