Contributor biographical information for Thinking points : communicating our American values and vision : a progressive's handbook / George Lakoff and the Rockridge Institute.

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George Lakoff is a professor of linguistics and cognitive science at the University of California, Berkeley, and a founder of the Rockridge Institute. He is the author of Whose Freedom?, Don't Think of an Elephant!, and Moral Politics, as well as seminal books in linguistics, including Metaphors We Live By (with Mark Johnson).
The Rockridge Institute is a team of scholars and researchers committed to American progressive ideals. It provides intellectual support to the progressive community, partnering with advocates, activists, and policy professionals to articulate the system of American values and ideas and reframe public debate. For more information about the Rockridge Institute, visit

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Progressivism (United States politics)
Communication in politics -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-