It’s hard to avoid the media attention from the incident that transpired at the Oscars. I am sure if they could ALL ‘do it over again,’ they would.
The winner for that night went to… No One.
It was a representation of the deep-rooted suffering our society masks, all the while glorifying violence, misunderstanding, cowardice, and stereotypes that most will not be able to relate to, let alone understand.
And yet, in moments when someone is not at his/her best, compassion and empathy are a must.
Give the same grace you would want another person to give you, no matter the platform.
We all carry a bit of something in us… Pain that has not yet been resolved or absolved.
And as members of this world, we must hold ourselves accountable to think before we speak, knowing our words can build or kill another… because our tongue is a liquid sword.
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