Zoom Rena E.

Sunday, March 6, 2022

Lashon Ha Ra or Gossip, That Dirty Little Word!

We instinctively know that gossip can be toxic, but how do we guard ourselves from being sucked into this type of conversation? Our sages pondered these questions well before the era of social media and its amplification of this destructive phenomenon. Their research and good counsel can help us navigate these dangerous waters that toss us between seeking information to protect ourselves from potentially harmful individuals and the urge to spread rumours that destroy reputations…