The less information you have to back up an opinion, the more your emotional attachment to that opinion. Does activism stem from anger?
Does Righteousness Lead to Intolerance? Walking the Line Between Advocacy and Empathy ~ Jennifer Mo
It’s an interesting, insightful article. I think, after reading this piece, I have a better understanding of why I don’t have particularly strong opinions about many issues that many people tend to absolutely righteous about. I certainly think about these things and have ideas about them but I’m happy with the middle path. I do my best to look at the world with compassion and reason. Why shouldn’t these qualities coexist?