April 26, 2019
When they spoke together, when they talked of the information we had given them, we saw recognition light up their faces. Watching the news spread was like following a chain reaction, lit of opportunity. Before long one or two split off from their group and moved to spread the news to others. Even groups who self-segregated, who kept to themselves, knew something important was happening and wanted to be involved. Barriers were lowered allowing everyone to hear and question and they wouldn’t go back up again. The power of this idea had spontaneously ignited cooperation between these previously feuding parties.