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The Myth of Tolerance

By Gail D’Aurelio, Ed.D., LMFT Tolerance is a word that has been overused, overrated and inappropriately applied.  Merriam –Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary defines tolerance as “a sympathy or indulgence for beliefs or practices differing from or confliction with ones own.”  Unfortunately, tolerance has become synonymous with tolerable defined as “fairly good; endured and capable of being […]