For many, this has been a gut-wrenching week. People are struggling with how to make sense of global events. Not just the American elections (though this is a huge sea change), but also escalating, senseless violence across the planet, threats to free speech, the spread of fake news, a deepening divide between classes, and a creeping sense of dread as events begin to seem out of our control.
There’s a lot for people to digest. The world can seem a cruel and barbaric place. Philanthropy – love of humankind — can seem elusive.
Yet it’s right here. In each of us.Continue Reading