“Us vs. Them” says if you look and think like me, we’re friends; if not, we’re enemies.
We have different media, alternative facts, and it seems like two opposing ways of seeing the world. The Urban versus Rural divide. Fly over country and crumbling ghettos. Liberal elites, bad hombres, nasty women, and a basket of deplorables. Us and them. Us versus them. A villainization and trolling epidemic serves to overhaul any reasonable public discourse. What can be done?
Start building relationships and experiences outside your bubble.
Ideas for Orlando:
Attend: Rethinking the City to build dialogue within our community.
Go to: church in a different community, a rodeo, bowling, yoga at Lake Eola, ethnic groceries, shuffleboard, a brewery, a food truck festival, flea and farmers’ markets, MegaCon, Orlando Urban Film Fest, Monster Jam, Zora! Festival and Florida Strawberry Festival in 2019, Orange County History Center, and on and on…
Listen to radio stations not in your presets.