Author: Andrea Chan

The gap

What is Bridge Builders? Why does it exist? These are the two questions I get asked the most, and the answer to the first question has evolved in the past two years. It’s been a little ephemeral and hard to nail down that first one; and I’ve been reluctant to talk about it because it…
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Empathy is key – not endorsement

I recently watched this 10 minĀ TED talk by Dylan MarronĀ and it really stuck with me. One of the things Dylan says that resonated deeply with me was this (which I also GIF’d up for your viewing pleasure): “Sometimes, the most subversive thing you could do was to actually speak with the people you disagreed with,…
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