What is most alive for
me is Demonstrating the power of empathy to
connect across differences.
Rather than talking so much ABOUT empathy, I'd like to demonstrate how we can be peace makers and change makers by
connecting with those who we label as ..... (stupid, reactionary, bully...
1- This directly relates to how we can effectively
address bullying behavior and those we label "bullies" in schools.
2- As well as how we can understand where others are
coming with, opening up possibility to dialogue and share our views
Phyllis Schlafley discussion
what would keep you from seeing the the humanity of all
Empathizing with Sura and Edwin
Questions for you:
1. Do you like this approach to our dialog? Yes,, I like the refinement
of the topic. Looking for more creative and empathic approaches to explore it.
Itís been what Iíve wanted to do, so very glad for your involvement and
2. Have you had interviews with this kind of roleplay?
I havenít done role play like this but I would like to. Iíve had ideas around
2- See the movie "Bully" so I'm more informed of what people are seeing and
I see this as a separate one hour dialog. Combine your word doc notes with the
movie would be topical.
3- See if you (or someone else?) would like to do the roleplay with me.
If you, I'd like to skype beforehand to discuss and practice a few roleplays....
Yes, I would do this.
These considerations have me wanting to postpone our interview, once again
(sorry), to give me and us time to prepare in these ways. What say you??
I think weíre refining and deepening the topic, which Iím excited about.