When things aren't going right, the blame game rules. It's easy to search for an out, to lay fault at the feet of another, to absolve oneself of responsibility for missteps, mistakes, or misunderstandings. We place blame when our relationships disintegrate. We place blame when projects at school or work don't go our way. Clearly, in the civic and political arena, we place blame on the other leadership, the other party, the rigged system. The blame game is so much a part of the fabric of American culture, many of us don't even think about it … [Read More...]
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