How to Choose Empathy Over Fear When Faced with People’s Differences
In this inspiring Ted Talk, scholar and White House advisor Dalia Mogahed discusses the often-difficult experience of being a Muslim in the United States post-9/11. In times of fear, people often become more accepting of bigotry and conformity. However, Ms. Mogahed’s inspiring words incite courage and compassion in the face of panic and prejudice. She encourages empathy and love, regardless of our differences, which we can all take to heart right now.