Here's what's missing from the gun control debate

Author: Joseph Holt

Joseph Holt, associate teaching professor at Mendoza College of Business, wrote an opinion piece for CNBC. Read the full story here

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Civil conversation requires tolerance of those who hold opposing views but ideally moves beyond mere tolerance to positive appreciation of the other side.

If you truly confident in your beliefs, after all, you should be willing to entertain any argument against them. If you are right, then your point of view will prevail. If you are wrong, then it's better to know that sooner than later.