The Wall Street Journal praised Duluth, Minnesota’s citizens for improving its civic life by following these core principles for debating public issues:
- Pay attention,
- be inclusive,
- don’t gossip,
- show respect,
- be agreeable,
- give constructive criticism, and
- take responsibility.
Seib, What Duluth Can Teach America About Declining Political Civility, W.S.J. (July 30, 2018).