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Civil, substantive discourse vital for democracy

Public meetings devolve into shouting sessions. Talk shows - liberal and conservative - sound like schoolyard, name-calling brawls among bullies.

March 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Guest Column: Civility requires commitment to truth, recognizing humanity of others

I was sitting in the Starbucks at Ina and Oracle roads when suddenly I felt my heart beating faster than normal. It wasn't the caffeine. I had looked up from my iPhone and noticed two young men with buzz cuts, heavy-metal T-shirts, and backpacks. Something about their posture, slouching but …

September 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Special counsel: Expel Tucson Rep. Patterson

Special counsel: Expel Tucson Rep. Patterson

PHOENIX — Tucson Rep. Daniel Patterson should be expelled from the state House, an independent counsel is recommending.

April 02, 2012 12:17 pm Related Loading…

UA's 'Week of Civility' to accent tone of dialogue

The University of Arizona is kicking off a Week of Civility today.

February 14, 2011 12:00 am Related Loading…

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