I’ve had similar discussions with friends and colleagues on this topic. While one may agree or disagree with someone else, compromise is never reached by shutting the other out. We all have opinions and ideas. Furthermore, we should always hold a higher level of respect and dignity with all people.
If you don’t like me, my opinions, my perspective, my ideals, my policy views, my way of thought, my morals, my skin color, my hair color, my height, my education level, my hometown, or any other reason you could think to disagree… I ask that at this time you stand up and walk out…because that’s what everyone is doing these days, right?
You are in the third grade. Your new teacher has just finished explaining the classroom rules for the school year. You don’t like the rules so you leave class.
You are now in middle school. Your soccer coach has just finished explaining to you and your teammates a new play for the upcoming game but you don’t agree with it. It won’t win you the game. You pick up your bag and leave in the middle of practice.
You are now a new employee at a restaurant waiting…
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