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“Mind if I say something?” (A 90-second reading on tolerance)

January 27, 2012
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“Mind if I say something?” (A 90-second reading on tolerance)

Halfway through a first class meeting a few years ago, the professor announced a 10 minute break.  The person seated next to me, whom I had only just met, said to me, “Do you mind if I say something?”  Thinking it difficult to answer that question with a “Yes, I do mind,” I replied, “Of…

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