Category: Empathy

Cross-cultural empathy here and now

Cross-cultural empathy here and now

A recent article in the Minneapolis Star Tribune tells about a brilliant idea that promotes¬†understanding between cultures. And not only that, it’s easy and cheap. Rather than sending teenagers abroad to live with a...

Outpouring of Support for Immigrants

Outpouring of Support for Immigrants

It is very heartening to see the outpouring of support for immigrants, after Donald Trump’s ban on immigration from several Muslim countries. We have also seen, recently,¬†people from other cultures and countries being denigrated,...

Happy Holidays, Y’all

Happy Holidays, Y’all

So, with the election of Donald Trump, people are saying that we can finally say “Merry Christmas” again. Like, we couldn’t before? Of course you can say “Merry Christmas”–to people who actually celebrate the...