October 11, 2018

The lack of civility is not new, nor are those failing to provide it

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This episode reviews the question of civility in politics. Not from the perspective from just this week, but going back in time to 2011 and tracking it to today. What has changed? What has devolved? Who has failed to be civil and who has called for it?

 

Video: <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/L4vNxb1rMcU" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe>

 

Sources:

http://www.mvass.com/2011/01/23/even-jon-stewart-must-note-the-absurdity-of-some-democrats/

http://maristpoll.marist.edu/wp-content/misc/usapolls/us170621_PBS_NPR/NPR_PBS%20NewsHour_Marist%20Poll_National%20Nature%20of%20the%20Sample%20and%20Tables_Democracy_Trust_July%202017.pdf#page=3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0HVKA_cHukY

https://congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/400

https://thehill.com/policy/finance/394400-maxine-waters-if-you-want-to-talk-about-civility-start-with-trump

https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/409999-scores-of-kavanaugh-protesters-arrested-after-descending-on-senate-building

https://twitter.com/camanpour/status/1049653918945501184

https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2018/10/09/hillary_clinton_civility_can_start_again_when_democrats_take_back_the_house_and_or_the_senate.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2018/10/10/heidi-heitkamp-calls-out-hillary-clinton-saying-democrats-cannot-be-civil-with-republicans/?utm_term=.8c18e1f22edf

https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/oct/4/sheila-jackson-lee-fires-jackson-cosko-after-doxxi/

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/09/well/live/doctors-need-to-talk-to-families-about-guns-and-dementia.html

http://www.mvass.com/?s=Red+Flag

 

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