THE RE:UNITED STATES
OF AMERICA PROJECT
A NON-POLITICAL CAMPAIGN
for american COMPASSION,
cONNECTION and CREATIVITY
7 weeks BEFORE the 2020 election,
PEOPLE OF DIFFERENT
BACKGROUNDS & IDEOLOGIES
FROM across the country
WILL put OUR DIFFERENCES aside
to learn about and listen to one another,
and explore what unites us as Americans.
VIDEO CONFERENCING EVENTS
ARE designed to FACILITATE
POSITIVE CONNECTION, COMPASSIONATE listening
and CREATIVE COLLABORATION.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: ARE THERE PRE-REQUISITES TO GET INVOLVED?
A: the only pre-requisites (besides availability) are that you:
BE FROM ONE OF OUR PARTNER COMMUNITIES (IF YOU RECEIVED THIS LINK YOU MOST LIKELY ARE.)
BE COMMITTED TO THE 3 EVENING EVENTS OF YOUR SCHEDULED WEEKEND (DAYTIME EVENTS ARE OPTIONAL.)
AGREE TO OUR 6 AGREEMENTS:
"let's discover what's beyond red & Blue."
"I don't know you, but I want to."
"I am responsible for my feelings."
"I'm here to learn & share, not CONVINCE or CONVERt."
"BEYOND GOOD & BAD, RIGHT & WRONG is the possibility of connection."
"All are equal and have something valuable to offer."
Q: WHAT IS THE PROJECT MISSION?
A: TO heal the American cultural divide through positive CONNECTION, COMPASSIONATE listening & creative COLLABORATION.
Q: WHAT ARE THE DATES OF THE PROJECT?
A: Weekends Sept. 18-nov. 1st (each weekend is a different community, you would participate in one of the weekends.)
Q: Do I need to participate in every EVENT?
A: No. YOU MUST PARTICIPATE IN ALL 3 EVENING EVENTS (FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY) BUT THE DAYTIME EVeNTS ARE OPTIONAL, and encouraged.
Q: WHAT DOES THE FULL SCHEDULE LOOK LIKE?
weekend timelines (TIMES TENTATIVE:)
Friday NIGHTS: 5-8PM PST/7-10PM Central
SATURDAY DAY (OPTIONAL): 1 HR CLASSES on zoom
SATURDAY NIGHT: 5-8PM PST/7-10PM CENTRAL
sunday day (OPTIONAL:) 8am-11AM PST/10AM-1PM CENTRAL
sunday night: 3-4:30PM PST/5-6:30PM PST
Q: IS THERE PAY?
A: This project is a volunteer project and does not pay.
Q: CAN I INVITE OTHER PEOPLE TO PARTICIPATE?
A: YES. IF THEY ARE A PART OF YOUR COMMUNITY AND FIT THE REQUISITES ABOVE, PLEASE HAVE THEM REGISTER HERE.
Q: I have more questions, can i talk to someone?
A: yes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and I will setup a time to talk to you if your questions can't be answered by email.