Partisanship & Polarization
We all know the American political realm is divided — Republicans vs. Democrats, conservatives vs. progressives, right vs. left. But what does that mean for everyday citizens? How does the division impact our society? What can we do to heal the divides? Annenberg researchers aim to understand just how divided we are, along what lines, and how it’s impacting our country.
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Is bonding over non-political similarities the key to depolarizing political discussions? New research sheds light on how even hardliners can be swayed when coming in contact with opposing viewpoints.