Transformational Conversations about Racism – A Need For Empathy in Mediation

Use of racial terms provides a flash point with a quick reaction on social media, and institutionally that is differentially applied by race, but can be expected due to the history of slavery, personal racism and structural racism in our society.  Even so, this differential application of sanctions leads to feelings of persecution and banishment […]

Sides and Consensus – A Need For Mediation

Today our society has sides staked out in vivid relief and information comes at us much more rapidly than in the past. This causes a retreat to pattern thinking (McLuhan, Kaufman) to be able to order the information. A by-product of this need to order in response to the overwhelming flow of information is the […]