Conversation Steps

Steps recommended by a variety of approaches (often pretty similar): Radical Conversation Cycle, Nonviolent Communication, Cognitive Politics Engine

Ideas for Holidays and Politics: Neither silence yourself nor ruin dinner

Say politics is important to you and you don't want to silence yourself around family,

but talking politics at Thanksgiving or other holidays might ruin dinner,

what are some creative alternatives?

I've started leaving alternatives in the comments; please brainstorm and join in.