Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson is a resistance activist, mutual aid organizer and the author of Beyond Contempt: How Liberals Can Communicate Across the Great Divide (New Society Publishers, 2020). A former human rights attorney, she has represented indigenous land sovereignty leaders, welfare recipients, and enivronmental activists. 

Civility and its Discontents

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Dialogue across the political divide often replicates the Eurocentric cycle of harm and revenge, but it doesn’t have to.