Yoda: Better Angels — Face to Face Healing of the Political Divide While Nurse Ratched (Nancy Pelosi) Marches On…

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Healing a Divided Nation Begins Face to Face

So say the Better Angels of the partisan divide.

The name was borrowed from the final line of Abraham Lincoln’s First Inaugural Address in 1861, given on the eve of the Civil War as a plea for unity when seven Southern states had already seceded: “The mystic chords of memory … will yet swell the chorus of the Union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.”

That assumption—that everyone has the potential to act in a more civil manner—is what drives the group and its outreach to everyone from die-hard Trump supporters to left-wing progressive activists.