“One of the biggest challenges that we have to our democracy is the degree to which we do not share a common baseline of facts.”
Would you trust a cashier at a grocery store to total your bill in their head?
Two people looking at a shopping cart and guessing the total price usually disagree. It’s no wonder that after reading several articles or listening to a debate that people have different opinions. Even just a 10% increase in agreement would be a huge improvement in what people can accomplish together.