SNF Nostos


Talk, Parallel sessions

Timothy Shriver: Can we teach inclusivity?

Friday June 23, 16:50, Alternative Stage GNO


In a digital world where we can tune out others who have differing points of view from our own, we are seeing more contempt and less inclusivity in our societies. It is easy to form biases, stereotypes, and even hate towards people whom we deem as a threat or do not understand. Timothy Shriver dives deep into this notion by discussing the importance of moving toward a more inclusive society and finding mechanisms that encourage healthier dialogues. Inclusivity is possible and Shriver lays out the key foundation to helping society become more connected and united despite our differences.

Introduction by Elizabeth Magill