“Us v. Them”: Narratives That Divide Society and How We Can Overcome Them
Monday, January 27, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. The Shop, 1167 Woodside Ave.
Propaganda is on the rise. Political leaders, agents of disinformation, and alt-right activists are using new technological tools to spread dangerous narratives. Join journalist, CEO of Rappler, and Time Person of the Year Maria Ressa, Karim Amer (The Great Hack, Persuasion Machines), Toni Kamau (Softie), and executive director of Pop Culture Collaborative Bridgit Antoinette Evans to discuss how we can use storytelling to unite societies. Moderated by Stephen King, CEO of Luminate.