What stops reasonable, good-hearted people from caring about injustice and social unrest?


Disclaimer: I realize that candidly discussing what limits our ability to care about social justice risks offending someone. You may read my thoughts below and think I’m grossly misinformed and misguided. You may think I’m oversimplifying, missing key points or “missing the boat” completely. I understand that and will admit that this list is far from … Continue reading What stops reasonable, good-hearted people from caring about injustice and social unrest?

100 ways to love on the world


“The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.” Mahatma Gandhi Whether you look forward to Valentine’s Day or despise it, I’m sure we can all agree that the world would benefit from more attention on love (and not just the romantic kind). Below is the list of … Continue reading 100 ways to love on the world

Pain and privilege


“There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” -Leonard Cohen After last week’s post (The privilege to live without open wounds), I had the following exchange with a reader who gave me permission to share it below. I think it speaks to the journey we are going on together and the discussion … Continue reading Pain and privilege