A short-video digital public square for the moderate majority.
- exclaimed President Obama in his acceptance speech in 2008. Then 2016 happened.
Now our broken politics and extreme partisanship threaten to paralyze our country – our "shining house on the hill".
Qanon, MAGA/Trumpism, and other divisive forces offers an “Us vs. Them” narrative , a zero-sum approach to our collective problems, and threatens norms and our democracy.
As well documented, social media has amplified our differences and made us more tribal. This is particularly dangerous for the younger generation that now consumes majority of their news online through Facebook and Twitter, where they are algorithmically fed divisive and controversial content that increases engagement.
Sezwe is for the moderate majority thought-leaders to hold a civilized discourse on important and often controversial topics.