Humility Is The First Step To ‘Shalom’ On The Web

Nobody likes to admit they were wrong, that they jumped to conclusions and acted or spoke unfairly. Doing so reveals our foolishness and ignorance, and nobody likes to admit that they're those things. Combine that with the "online disinhibition effect"¬†and the apparent anonymity of the Web, and humility becomes an even rarer quality online. We rarely consider that we might be wrong, that our thoughts, beliefs, and narratives may be skewed or inaccurate, especially if they're regarding a group of … [Read more...]