Ever hear a politician or public figure give a “non-apology apology?” They usually start out with “If any was offended….” Ever have the experience of attempting to reconcile with a person who’s hurt you only to walk away as if it was really your fault? Maybe the way we’ve been taught to say “sorry” misses the mark.
JoEllen, a blogger, educator, and mom, says the way we teach children to apologize often leave both the offended and offender feeling as if […]
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A task force was formed to investigate the safety of the neighborhood after at least one mother fretted that her child had seen the upper outlines of a homeless man’s backside en route to a playground. The complaint became known as the butt-crack e-mail.