Civil Beat

A Letter From Civil Beat

·By Pierre Omidyar Sara Lin and Patti Epler

About the Authors

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Pierre Omidyar

Be you. Be cool. Be civil.

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Sara Lin

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Patti Epler

Patti Epler is the Editor of Civil Beat. She's been a reporter and editor for more than 30 years, primarily in Hawaii, Alaska, Washington and Arizona. You can follow her on twitter at @PattiatCB, email her at or call her at 808-377-0561.