Trust makes the world go around. Unfortunately, trust has been eroded. We must rebuild trust. This is critical because we need to work together. The problems with the Covid-19 pandemic, Climate Crisis, and nasty politics have divided us. In order to survive we must unify and work together to solve these huge challenges. We have no other choice. How do we rebuild trust? Suspicion erodes trust, as does lack of transparency, and lack of honesty. Reliability goes hand in hand with trust, as does respect. To respect another, we don’t have to agree with them. But we do have to be honest, transparent, and let go of suspicion. To be trusted, we must trust others. To trust others, we must trust ourself. Regaining trust is needed for the survival for humans, animals, plants, and mother earth.
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