So how do you think we go about stitching the country back together?
Well, the most important thing that I’m focused on is how we create a common set of facts. That sounds kind of abstract. Another way of saying it is, how do we create a common story about where we are.
. . . It requires better civics education among our kids so that we can sort through what’s true and what’s not.
–President Barack Obama, in an interview with Rolling Stone the day after the election