The Tea Party and Move On: Finding Common Ground?


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Joan Blades
Mark Meckler
HKS Ash Center

Joan Blades, the co-founder of MoveOn and a, joined National Tea Party Patriots co-founder and Citizens for Self Governance founder Mark Meckler for a “Challenges to Democracy” discussion. The panel was moderated by Harvard Kennedy School Professor and Ash Center Co-Director Archon Fung and focused on the importance of hearing from different perspectives, democratic participation, and the common ground between conservative and liberal opinions.