Brandon Ferdig on the Minneapolis Riots, and the role of shallow conversation in fueling unrest

What Then Must We Do?

Bretigne Shaffer Podcast

I speak with Twin Cities writer and videographer Brandon Ferdig, about what he is seeing in Minneapolis now, and about how the quality of our conversations plays a role in feeding–or not feeding–unrest and violence.

Brandon can be reached at

You can see his videos (including his documentary on homelessness in Minnesota) on his YouTube channel:

Here is the interview he mentions, with the mother and fiancee of the young man killed in 2016:

And you can find him on Facebook, here:

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