Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
–Archbishop Desmond Tutu
At the height of the Information Age, the 24-hour news cycle feels like a blessing and a curse. It’s no secret that “bad news” has always dominated the headlines or that humans are highly empathetic to what we see or hear. How do we balance our need to be informed and contribute at a broader scale? And yet, ensure that it doesn’t stifle our ability to do what we can, where we are?
With these lyrics lies a great reminder: “Round here, we bend but don’t break. Down here, we all understand, when you can’t do what you do, you do what you can.”
Don’t give up. You are not alone. You Matter. Let us all simply do what we can