Conventional wisdom says America may be more divided that at any time since the Civil War. After all, we see evidence of it on cable news. We see evidence of it in government. Now a new survey says: not so much.
According to a new Esquire-NBC News survey, in place of the deep chasm many of us (self included) have come to think exists in America, there is a growing common ground where a diverse and growing majority is bound by a surprising set of shared ideas, as reported by nbcnews.com: