(bully – cynic – trouble maker) Ricky Gervais: Humanity Needs an Empathy Lesson #review #netflix by Vulture Magazine plus video of bullying in the workplace.
What these comedians are demanding is that we respect their feelings while they exercise their constitutionally safeguarded prerogative to hurt other people’s feelings. That’s not a level playing field. It’s the power dynamic preferred by a playground bully, in which all the discomfort flows in one direction: away from them. They aren’t really angry about “censorship,” but instead about being reminded that other people are as human as they are, even if they refuse to recognize them as such. Vulture Magazine.
Sometimes I feel disheartened by humanity, when I look at social media and see the wrong person getting credit, for what can only be described as the work of evil, just for a false validation, based on shallow laughter. I can quickly become dismayed and full of anger. But then, when I reflect on my […]
These fire fighters in West Yorkshire not only went to work today but they found time to park up their fire engine and volunteer. It goes without words. What heroes. Tiff. X
Originally posted on Higher Density Blog:
For a long time apathy, survival instincts and conformity algorithms have kept humanity looking down. You are now starting to look up, to see beyond the matrix holographic prison walls. This is the awakening. As light warriors here to assist Gaia and her people, you are embedded in the…