8:00 PM at The Bushnell

Debating our Broken Political System

What's wrong and how to fix it

Charles Blow Charles Blow
Doris Kearns Goodwin Doris Kearns Goodwin
Karl Rove Karl Rove
Moderated By John Dankosky
John Dankosky

Is our political system broken? If so, can it be fixed? Or do you feel it's already "fixed"?

No matter where you stand on the political spectrum, a few things are clear: the United States of America is divided. Polarization and partisanship have reached record highs, with growing animosity across party lines. Our trust in institutions - government, the police, Wall Street, the media - is at an all-time low. Both the influence and amount of money in our political system is staggering.

Where do we go from here? How do we learn to talk about politics and address our differences in a constructive, respectful way?

Join our panel of experts for a lively debate about the current challenges and next steps for our political system.