Tag: Labels

Rising Above

Rising Above

Labels can be limiting, close-minded, and ultimately de-humanizing.  I challenge you to rise above them. Ask yourself:  Do you see your friends as being a part of a certain group or a set of beliefs?  When you hear a name, do you think of the shared memories with your friend?  Or do you, instead, think … Continue reading Rising Above

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You’re More Than Your Labels

You’re More Than Your Labels

Don't allow your labels to define your identify.  You're more than your labels. We're made to believe that we fit certain demographics.  The world of big data, targeted marketing, and political segregation fits each of us nicely into "our" segments. Skin color.  Gender.  Education.  Income-level.  Sexual preference.  Political affiliation.  Ethnic background.  Veteran status.  Religious affiliation. … Continue reading You’re More Than Your Labels