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Read the Report about Forums on Immigration - "Beyond the Clash: How a Deliberative Public Talks about Immigration"

This newly-released 22-page report titled Beyond the Clash: How a Deliberative Public Talks about Immigration describes some of the outcomes from 86 nonpartisan public forums that were held in 28 states during 2018. In those forums, participants used the issue guide Coming to America: Who Should We Welcome, What Should We Do?

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Read - A New Blog Post by Michael D'Innocenzo, "Out of Left Field: From Conversations to Understandings"

Michael D'Innocenzo authored a blog post that was published online February 25, 2019 on The Island Now. In the post titled Out of Left Field: From Conversations to Understandings, D'Innocenzo describes a public deliberation project he is planning to launch at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.

The following is an excerpt from D'Innocenzo's blog post:

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Day of Deliberation, April 10, 2019, Join an Online Forum about "A House Divided"

Forums on one of the new National Issues Forums (NIF) issue guide A House Divided: How Do We Get The Political System We Want?, both in-person and online, are rapidly being scheduled to kick off the 2019 A Public Voice forum series. A popular event from last year is returning on Wednesday April 10th: Deliberation Day will include four, back-to-back Common Ground for Action online forums.

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