How to Be Anti-Tribal (Robert Wright & Mónica Guzmán)
0:00 Mónica’s book I Never Thought of It That Way, about how to have “bridge-building” conversations
1:41 Why Mónica’s immigrant parents support(ed) Trump
7:02 Barriers to getting bridge-building buy-in
15:37 Understanding vs. the need to be understood
21:58 Bridge-building 101
27:39 Is understanding a slippery slope to excusing?
33:35 The underrated bridge-building power of curiosity
43:44 Does the media fuel or just reflect our divisions?
43:40 The limits of bridge-building
Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Mónica Guzmán (Braver Angels). Recorded December 01, 2022.