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Democracy and Debate

Navigating Turbulent Times: Getting to the Why

Michael reflects on his experience of becoming more meta-cognitive while attending the University of Michigan, growing in his own self-reflection on why he believes what he believes. What have been some of the experiences, people, structures and systems that have influenced your beliefs and values?

Jumanah names her desire for people to make an active attempt to learn about topics before jumping to any conclusions. Identify a current topic that you recognize you know little about. (Jumanah mentions Islam and the Black Lives Matter Movement as examples). What is one step you can take to begin to learn more about this topic?

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