New Jerseyans share their stories and ideas about our democracy.

NJCH Announces Commissions for Visualizing Democracy Initiative

The New Jersey Council for the Humanities has announced two project commissions within its Visualizing Democracy: Contemporary Conversations initiative.

Click here to read the announcement about the two funded commissions »

New Jersey's Democracy Conversation

See what your neighbors are saying about democracy in our state.


“Hate of immigrants”

Allison , 65
What are the main challenges facing democracy today?

“He dressed in a suit every time he voted”

Albert , 74
What do you remember about the first time you voted?

“Threats of violence as acceptable methods to accomplish their goals”

Maryann , 67
What are the main challenges facing democracy today?

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