With exceedingly rare exception, you don’t know the full story.
How could you? It involved multiple people with highly complex and intricate lives, who have each faced unique challenges and hardships that you’ll never know.
You don’t know what drove them, and you don’t know what drives them.
There is still a place for anger — injustice rightly catalyzes it.
But if we want to see positive change, every drop of anger needs to be tempered with at least 10 drops of empathy.
Raw anger without compassion is rarely (if ever) trustworthy.