An overview of the most important outcomes of online political polarization: false consensus, outgroup dehumanization, and political engagement.
An introduction to the concepts of experiental conditioning, self-concept/ego, as well as ascientific and alogical construction as a framework for how people build and change their views and minds.
Fisk: To refute or criticize (a journalistic article or blog) point by point. Does employing such a technique help or harm when trying to change someone's view?
A short account of a related subreddit - /r/NotMyShoes - including its original goals, how those goals relate to CMV, and lessons learned.
Six CMV users share their stories of intellectual growth as a result of using the subreddit.
A surface level exploration of lessons learned moderating CMV’s user-generated content, and what that might imply for other social networks.
Thoughts on humanizing political opponents and the importance of developing one's own philosophy.