How Do You Live With People Who Offend You?

What do you do when you have to be around someone you really don’t like? It’s natural to want to hang around with people we like, and few of us would choose to spend time with someone we didn’t like, much less groups of people we don’t like....

Tolerance “ Key Ingredient for Interfaith Dialogue

I recently reread a favorite story of mine about three religious teachers: one Jewish, one Christian and one Muslim. Taking a break from their studies, they meet for a walk and conversation in the park just outside the city. They ask about each other’s health...

The First Step to End Bullying at Schools

“Sticks and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me.” I was sitting outside on the playground bench wiping the tears of a child when this proverb came to mind. It isn’t true, of course. Nancy was a second-grader going through an...