Jeff Rasley is the author of ten books; the most recent is Polarized! The Case for Civility in the Time of Trump. He is the author of over 60 published articles. Rasley practiced law for thirty years in Indianapolis, Indiana and was admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago, Indiana University School of Law, and Christian Theological Seminary. Rasley is founder of the Basa Village Foundation and is liaison for the Nepal-based Himalayan expedition company Adventure GeoTreks, Ltd. He teaches a class on philosophy of philanthropy for Butler University's Honors Program. Rasley serves as an officer or director for six nonprofit organizations.