Well said Rob, this is a very valid point that needs to be brought up among those who wish to better understand themselves and the world at large around them.
I, too, share many of these sentiments and it’s a real shame when these proverbial elephants in the room get between siblings.
Emotional intelligence is something that must begin at home with the family. Unfortunately most parents aren’t aware of such an intelligence, let alone have the ability to instill it in their children, this gives more credence for it to be introduced into the school curriculum.
A worthy side project, if you’re interested..