The first lesson in fighting abusive power is what not to do, and we should never assume we’re immune from becoming an abuser.
What have I done to nurture my soul and purify my heart? How many times have I genuinely apologized for wrongdoing or harming others?
“The supreme task [of a leader] is to organize and unite people so that their anger becomes a transforming force.”
If what Muhammad says is good, he prepared himself to accept it. And if it was bad, he felt intelligent enough to reject it. So he decided to listen, to hear.
Promote diversity, not just in representation but also in inclusion.