I am Traffic: InDay Speaker Series with Gavin Newsom

March 8, 2013

As part of our InDay Speaker Series, we were fortunate to host Gavin Newsom to discuss his new book Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government. Gavin is on a mission to change the mindset of how people view government. The themes in his book are clearly striking a chord across partisan lines. The notion of individual responsibility and citizen empowerment are commonwealth ideals. They also provide some common ground for me to have a productive conversation with my libertarian father when home for the holidays!

I had the opportunity to interview Gavin, a master storyteller with examples that illustrate the themes in his book. I strongly recommend you read his book and watch the full interview below – both are well worth your time. Here are 3 of my favorite themes: