Arlie Hochschild: On How to Build Bridges with the American Red Right

Elder Action, a non partisan national group of activist elders hosted a recorded Zoom talk with sociologist, Arlie Hochschild who studies those of us who follow Red America.

Her introduction begins ~11min into the YouTube video.  She is currently studying folks in eastern KY Appalachia who are strong Trump supporters and provides a strategy for how to build bridges.

There are a number of interesting Arlie Hochschild talks on YouTube . Here are two:

Scaling the Empathy Wall: Listening with Curiosity and Interest – Arlie Russell Hochschild, Ph.D.

How to Fix Democracy, Season2–Arlie Hochschild.