Posts Tagged "Compassion"

Where is the Love, the Compassion?

Posted by on Oct 14, 2012 in Self-Acceptance and Compassion | 2 comments

Where is the Love, the Compassion?

Yesterday I finally brought myself to watch the “heartbreaking” video of Amanda Todd, the BC girl who committed suicide after years of prolonged bullying. I, like many, was moved to tears watching Amanda tell her story through flash cards. When the video was over, I was angry, outraged in fact. How did this happen? Why didn’t anyone help her? Who, and where are these bullies? Let’s find them and prosecute them!! Let’s make them understand what they did was wrong! In my mob-like mindset, I decided to read what other people were saying about Amanda’s death. To my horror, many of the...

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