Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Human Library: Talking to Books

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The Human Library: Talking to Books

I think there is just one kind of folks. Folks.

- Scout Finch, To Kill a Mockingbird -

The Human Library: Talking to Books

Instead of borrowing a book at this library, you can borrow a person! The intention behind the Human Library is to connect people to members of communities who are not well understood by the general public. In this video, Rachel Bergen shares, "Before today, I had never even met a medium, a transgender person, or someone with EB, but here I had the chance to even ask them personal questions and really see a glimpse of life through their eyes."Designed to create space for positive conversations that defy stereotypes and prejudices, the Human Library is changing the world, one interaction at a time. { read more }

Be The Change

The next time you catch yourself having a judgmental thought about another person, can you imagine yourself in their shoes?

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