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The Dinner Party – food, ideas, action

Can discussions around a (dinner) table improve the social fabric? This question by sociologist and social commentator Eva Cox, raises her concern about increasing levels of political disengagement and distrust. “We need healthy democratic debates rather than political crap that makes people tune out. Polls and surveys show rising levels of distrust of politicians chasing votes with dollars, not good ideas. This may threaten both good government and social well being.”