Wellness Wednesday: Richelle Moen on how to talk with family about divergent politics October 28, 2020 October has flown by, and Election Day is on the horizon. Emotions are running high. The personal is political and engaging in civil discourse with someone of opposing political views can feel comparable to a personal attack. This is all the more difficult when that someone is family. Is it possible to maintain relationships which our family members who espouse starkly different politics from our own?