Finding middle ground outside the political arena

November 18, 2010

Produced by Eight Forty-Eight

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Pope John Paul II talks to the Dalai Lama at the Vatican in 2003.

Everyday life offers plenty of opportunities for polarization. Politics, religion, how best to do the laundry – we’re often fighting to defend our convictions. Scott Paeth, professor of Religious Studies at DePaul University, joined Eight Forty-Eight's Alison Cuddy to figure out how to maintain your beliefs and move along the road to compromise.