Posted April 12, 2012on:
I’m reblogging this solely because it resonates inside me and I want to share the pleasure and hope that we can work together for something better.
Editor’s note: this is a guest post by Lynn Fang of Upcycled Love.
We are so inundated with negative information these days that most people just want to numb themselves to the pain. They don’t want to talk about the real issues (they’d much rather keep listening to the new Katy Perry single).
Political corruption, crime, social injustice, and environmental disasters are everywhere. They receive so much attention on mainstream media channels these days that it’s no wonder we shut ourselves off emotionally to their reality.
But, beneath the surface, we still feel the pain of injustice every day, in every corner of the world.
We still want to talk about the big issues, so how do we write about these important issues without turning people off?
The truth is that most of us are aware of the issues. We’re aware there’s pollution and corruption and terrible things going…
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