Listening Issue: Polarization

 Business Insider: This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

Business Insider: This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

 Washington Post: Listening allows people who are opponents to avoid becoming enemies.

Washington Post: Listening allows people who are opponents to avoid becoming enemies.

 538: Politics Is More Partisan Now, But It’s Not More Divisive

538: Politics Is More Partisan Now, But It’s Not More Divisive

 NYT: How Is the Economy Doing? It May Depend on Your Party, and $1

NYT: How Is the Economy Doing? It May Depend on Your Party, and $1

 Washington Post: Obama is the most polarizing president on record

Washington Post: Obama is the most polarizing president on record

 Medium: The "Other Side" Is Not Dumb

Medium: The "Other Side" Is Not Dumb

 NYT: How Social Media Silences Debate

NYT: How Social Media Silences Debate

 Pew: Political Polarization in the American Public

Pew: Political Polarization in the American Public

 NYT: Bipartisanship Isn’t for Wimps, After All

NYT: Bipartisanship Isn’t for Wimps, After All

 NPR: Fear and Loathing across Party Lines: New Evidence on Group Polarization

NPR: Fear and Loathing across Party Lines: New Evidence on Group Polarization

 University of California: When it comes to politics, you’re not as rational as you think

University of California: When it comes to politics, you’re not as rational as you think

 N&O: Leaders must engage in civil dialogue

N&O: Leaders must engage in civil dialogue

 Pew: Political Polarization & Media Habits

Pew: Political Polarization & Media Habits