Don’t Talk About Religion or Politics

The Absolute Turmoil We’ve Created By Polite Conversation

Becky Meadows
3 min readJan 4, 2023

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Having tough conversations doesn’t mean pretending tough conversations don’t exist. Photo by Etienne Boulanger on Unsplash

When I was in elementary school, my well-intentioned elementary school outlawed Pokémon cards. They were everywhere and the teachers were tired of trying to get us to focus on academics while little minds remained affixed to who had the shiny Bulbasaur. You’d think that this ridded us of “Gotta catch ’em…

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Becky Meadows

Becky is a consultant and copywriter. She lives, thinks, and works in Florida with her wife and cats. Reach out for inquiries at rebeccananns1@gmail.com.