The purpose of this document is to transition from sharing our concerns with Reddit's redesign to offering constructive feedback and solution proposals.
Bird's eye view of reddit's redesign and what it means for discussion-based subreddits like /r/changemyview.
An exploration of whether or not CMV creates a platform for normalizing marginal and/or problematic views.
A look inside a moderator discussion on whether "That's bullshit" classifies as a Rule 2 violation in /r/ChangeMyView.
Before I created /r/changemyview, my instinct was to call it "Change My Mind". This post explains why I'm glad that didn't happen.
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.