Finding Our Way Out of Their Boxes
Politics has colored our world black and white. As a 41-year-old woman born to a black father and white mother, the current state of how politics is screwing with our self-awareness even blows me away.
It seems that as we increase our consumption of politics, we decrease our individual and collective self-awareness. Can this possibly have an effect on business and the process of innovation?
Growing up when you didn’t see biracial families in every other commercial, how I related to one side of my family vs. the other never occurred to me. It wasn’t my black father and my white mother. They were mom and dad, and loving them was as natural as breathing.
There was never a need to compartmentalize my experiences with one side of my family vs. the other. Fast forward to today’s political environment. [Read more…] about Politics and Self-Awareness