How to lead a conversation between people who disagree


In a world deeply divided, how do we have hard conversations with nuance, curiosity, respect?

Veteran reporter Eve Pearlman introduces "dialogue journalism": a project where journalists go to the heart of social and political divides to support discussions between people who disagree. See what happened when a group that would have never otherwise met -- 25 liberals from California and 25 conservatives from Alabama -- gathered to talk about contentious issues.

"Real connection across difference: this is a salve that our democracy sorely needs," Pearlman says.