How Shame Can Keep Us From Ourselves
Although I never indulged in the craziness of the Monica Lewinsky scandal in 1998, I was left with a bad taste in my mouth for her and her actions vis a vis President Clinton. So I was surprised by how moved I was by her TED.COM talk recently on the price of shame on the human psyche and on us as a culture. It was a very well thought out presentation that touched the entire audience deeply. However, I will let you assess it for yourselves. Here is the link.http://www.ted.com/talks/monica_lewinsky_the_price_of_shame?