I must acknowledge that I am bigoted. I believe that to some extent all people are bigoted. (Bigot: A prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own.)
Is bigotry desirable? Of course not!
I am (still) trying to work out what I'll really do/be when I finally grow up. Worked in IT most of my life. Feel the need to work with people rather than things. I tried for quite a while to keep SULHAoz alive here in OZ, and am now active in other social justice and (re)conciliation issues and interfaith and intercultural issues.
I love drinking good espresso coffee, talking with people, playing with computers and, above all, being a devil's advocate... After all, I am genetically and neurotically Jewish. :-)
I have little patience for and with those who just talk the talk yet do not walk the walk.
Here are some relevant brief pearls that make sense to me: