February 9, 2015
Writing on the Emerging Voices blog on Patheos, Lelanda Lee, a writer, poet, and anti-racism trainer, explores the role compassion plays when we disagree with people.
“Compassion requires vulnerability on each person’s part in order to engage the other person fully in conversation that feels respectful and safe. Compassion requires the time to have each conversation and to have more than one conversation; for each person to be able to express herself and himself fully; and to create together the building blocks that then create strong bridges of connection.”
Read more in her post, “Compassion When We Disagree.”