The 2016 presidential election has elicited passionate reactions from all sides. People are responding to the election with celebration, protest and everything in between. Next week on Thanksgiving, many of those strong, varying opinions will share seats at a table intended to give thanks. Kojo considers how to approach the challenging, sensitive conversations on Americans’ minds.


  • Howard Ross Author, "Everyday Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgments in Our Daily Lives" (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014); Principal, Cook Ross
  • Nadia Elgendy Student, Christopher Newport University; First Vice-Chairman, College Republican Federation of Virginia

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