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  • You really seem to feel passionately about this. I agree there is sometimes a difficult background or context that has a negative impact, but it is important to recognize the positive. It's great that you did further research and talked to people to gain additional perspective. Do you think there are other topics where that could also be a useful exercise?

    1. I think constructive arguments are always a good idea because they make us see things from other people's point of view. If we all stuck with our own ideas we would get nowhere. Exchanges of ideas make us think. One of the topics that my teacher challenged was the protests in Iran. I don't agree with her, but it made me think about the value of traditions.

      1. illuminated_chameleon this is great to hear. We really like hearing about people listening to other perspectives, even if they don't share the same viewpoint.