What made her do the right thing?
I walk to my office every morning. I pass walls of maize and waves of legume farms. After the primary school, if I walk slow, I get to my office after 7 minutes after leaving my place. I can almost listen to 2 songs while I’m walking. It’s refreshing and effective at the same time for blocking children’s enthusiastic calls for attention that’s repeated every morning. A few days ago, I changed my walk path. It takes approximately 2 minutes longer than my usual route. Taking another path can be a way of refreshing my mundane daily patterns. This time, though, I changed because I wanted to spend more time alone in peace at least while I was walking. My mind was going noisy enough with rage, disappointment, and every other negative thoughts from work. On my little detour, I noticed a pool of water at the edge of the road quite near a house. The second day, I noticed the water was still there. It didn’t dry out despite the sun because of the shades widely castread more
Do we need empathy in politics?
More than any time in recent decades, it seems like we are now experiencing the point where empathy and logic are needed the most in politics and not only in the US. The issues of refugees, gay marriage, immigrants, and the poor are only getting intense from both ends. This past week so many were affected by the tips of Trump’s well-fed hand which later probably was used to hold his Champaign glass to celebrate his great achievement on signing executive order on halting nationals from 7 countries, in which Muslim consists the majority, from entering US territory. Some say evil, some say idiot, others say “the greatest man ever elected who legally opened my closet doors to the true ‘merica!” Are we angry because he has no heart or because he’s being unreasonable? He says “America first.” It means he will see things from the American’s perspective. Then why are so many Americans still angry? According to the news pieces and his personal twitter account, I believe Trump’sread more