“Keep your friends close and your enemies closer,” is a longtime political maxim.
But that phrase doesn’t express quite the boldness of the concept “loving one’s enemy.”
Who does that?
Winners do. Mandela did.
When we mourn Mandela, we mourn a special politician, one who is able to transcend all that and become a true leader. We sure don’t live in a one-size-fits all world, but wouldn’t it be nice if Mandela could be cloned and dropped into certain situations, right now. Continue reading They could use a Mandela in Thailand, and just about everywhere else…even the U.S.