Persuasion vs. Demonization

Notice what seems to be the norm on Facebook and other social media…

My latest essay begins, I will describe two modes of political discourse, which I call persuasion mode and demonization mode. In persuasion mode, we treat people on the other side with respect, we listen to their logical and factual presentations, and we respond with logical and factual presentations of our own.

Source: Persuasion vs. Demonization

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