Online arguments often degenerate into name-calling of “IB dogs”, “national traitors”, or “stupid idiot”, while physical discussions on local politics often leave both parties stomping away in fury, having failed to convince the other party on one’s point of view. On an individual level, the unhealthy inability to discuss and disagree on issues civilly raises your blood pressure, but on a larger societal level, also breeds distrust and polarisation.
CAPE presents a quick nifty infographic on how to handle discussions and how to convince other people of your point of view and your politics! And if that fails, how to disagree healthily.
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