Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson is a writer, community activist, and certified Powerful Non-Defensive Communication™ facilitator. A former human rights attorney, she has advocated in support of welfare recipients, prisoners, indigenous peoples, immigrants, and environmental activists. She has also organized for clean, community-owned energy as a solution to the climate crisis. Following the 2016 election, Etelson became active in the resistance movement and in red-blue dialogue initiatives.  Her articles have appeared in the San Francisco ChronicleChristian Science MonitorSan Jose Mercury NewsTruthout and Alternet. She lives with her husband and son in Berkeley, California. 

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Beyond Contempt

Beyond Contempt

How Liberals Can Communicate Across the Great Divide

American politics has become a nasty blood sport, and each side bears responsibility for its part in deepening and inflaming the divide. Liberals …

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