Fostering Needed Conversations

In any community, difficult conversations need to be addressed, and news media are increasingly seen as a place to foster dialogue in a productive way. We’ll cover the groundbreaking work of three groups with radically different models for opening conversations on controversial topics where fostering healthy dialogue is a major challenge.


Sarah Alvarez - Founding Director, Outlier Media
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Stephanie Brown - Senior Producer, CBC Indigenous


Sara Catania - Chief Storyteller, GroundSource
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