The Present Political Divide: What To Do Now

Colloquium | March 14 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Institute

 George Lakoff, Richard and Rhoda Goldman Distinguished Professor of Cognitive Science and Linguistics, UC Berkeley

 Center for Right-Wing Studies, Department of Sociology, Department of Linguistics, Berkeley Center for Neural Mind & Society

How does Trump think, how does he control public discourse, and why does he have the appeal that he has? What do the Democrats fail to understand about Trump and his followers? And what can those in the American majority that oppose Trump do now, and what should the majority and the media not do that would only help Trump?

 crws@berkeley.edu, 510-642-0813