One Small Step conversations with the Montana Media Lab in Missoula, Mont.

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"I used to think, 'You can't be a Christian and a Democrat,' but I have changed."

Bigfork resident Rebecca Miller and University of Montana student Cassidy Martinez talk about religion, sexuality and how their political views have evolved over the years.

UM students Jack and Ashli talk about everything from prison reform to political stereotypes.

University of Montana College Republicans Vice-President Jack Meyer and self-described liberal Ashli Jaschke sit down to talk about how they were raised and what they believe.

"I voted for Trump, and I'm not ashamed of that."

Jason Ellsworth (Republican State Senator representing Montana's Bitterroot Valley) and Susie Orr (executive board member for the Missoula County Democrats) discuss how they came to hold their current political views and share their hopes and fears for the future.

Rachel and Lisa talk about what it means to lean liberal and conservative in Missoula, Mont.

Missoula is a liberal bubble in an otherwise conservative state. For Lisa Velk-Buseman, a fiscally-conservative, fourth-generation Montana, Missoula has changed dramatically over the years, and not necessarily for the better. Rachel Gooen, a Montana transplant with a social justice background,...

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