Register to attend the Utah Citizen Summit
Posted by Ben McAdams
November 2, 2016
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particularly contentious presidential campaign is drawing to a close. The tone
and tenor has made many of us very uncomfortable, if not outright shocked. I’m
confident our country will survive but it may be an excellent time to remind
ourselves of a better way to have civic dialog.
space for meaningful dialog is the basis of the Utah Citizen Summit on
Saturday, November 12, 2016. The Summit will kick off with a conversation,
followed by two panel discussions, and wrap up with a Utah Citizen Summit
Celebration. The celebration will feature an awards ceremony to highlight
leaders of a national effort to promote respectful, productive discussions.
to be involved in the event, particularly in the panel discussion that focuses
on Utah’s political environment and how we can focus on positive values that
bring us together, instead of negative and divisive attacks.
panelists at the Summit are Republicans, Democrats, and Independents, because
the first step towards an agreement is to have all sides represented in our
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