Just because a guy constantly praises "dialogue" doesn't mean he really wants any--he just wants to be on record as saying he wants it. For him, "dialogue" is a shibboleth, nothing more.
The Salt The Earth TV network priest in Canada seems to be a classic example of this mindset. I know for a fact he blocked someone just because she was friends with "the wrong people."
The new era of accompaniment and openness is starting to look like the old version.
On a completely unrelated note, enjoy this Soviet propaganda poster from the Second World War.