I think this is one of the most serious problems in the world. And we’re seeing it so much with teens and adolescents, it’s hard to remember that it’s coming from somewhere — adults are practicing this, too.
I think the desire to judge others is stronger than empathy. People are all too willing to slam the gavel and sit in judgment. It’s easier than love. It’s easier than forgiveness. And so, that’s where our society defaults.