For the Future of Our Nation, Have Coffee with Someone Who Causes You Outrage

David Smith

is a first year student at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, studying Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Studies (Public Policy, Language Disabilities, and Education) with a minor in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. He attended high school at Calvary Day School in Winston-Salem, NC, and spent the spring semester of his junior year at The School for Ethics and Global Leadership. He welcomes any and all feedback; you can reach him at

June 13th, 2017

A young man sets a resolution for himself, and for us: to engage deeply with those on the other side, not with the goal of being right, but to recognize the desire for good that we all share.