Divided We Fall is a television docu-series created to match the challenges Americans are now experiencing in our political and public discourse. We were inspired to prove on camera: despite profound divisions, Americans are hungry to connect and bridge the divides. Americans want to talk with and listen to each other. Americans want the core of our democratic experiment– "We the People” to succeed.
Over 48 hours on set, twelve individuals faced a series of topics and exercises regarding what it means to be an American, the challenges facing our country, and their ideas for achieving a “more perfect union.” The participants include an equal number of men and women and equal number that strongly approve and disapprove of President Trump.
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What does it take to get citizens from red and blue America to talk to each other? Divided We Fall is on a mission to improve conversation, not just among politicians, but everybody else.
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Twelve millennial voters of different races–not afraid to dive into divisive topics. Despite difficult conversations, by the end of the weekend this group of strangers became friends.
Twelve GenX voters experience heated discussion and profound changes as they find common ground.