Recent Posts

We've Moved! The Blog at Public Conversations is Now "Doing Dialogue"

January 10, 2013 — Happy New Year, blogosphere! 2013 is upon us and the new year is great time for new beginnings. Here at Public Conversations, we've been working to launch a new blog, Doing Dialogue.

One List of Questions, Three Conversations—All About Guns

September 17, 2012 — Twenty-four hours after the horrific shootings in Aurora, the questions started forming in my mind. They arose not from the tragedy itself, but from the predictable parade of clichés and catchphrases that followed—gun ownership vs. gun control—as if proclaiming them one more time would settle the debate. 

Announcing the Winner of our Tagline Contest

August 31, 2012 —  All right folks, we finally have a winner! We are proud to announce that the winner of our Tagline Contest is Larry Snider, with his contribution, "Communication for a change." A big thank you goes out to Larry AND everyone else who participated in the contest! We saw so many fabulous entries and were inspired by them all.

Come Learn With Us: Public Conversations' Fall 2012 Workshops

August 2, 2012 — The Public Conversations Project's unique, experiential workshops equip people from all fields with knowledge, skills and tools for preventing and transforming deep conflict. This fall, we are offering a series of workshops in Milwaukee, Minneapolis, and our hometown of Boston.

The Best Possible Revolution

July 11, 2012 — My Living Room Conversations project partner, Joan Blades, was just named a ‘Lifetime Revolutionary’ by Newsweek Magazine for co-founding MoveOn.org with her husband, Wes Boyd.