Inclusive Conversations: Confrontation versus Conversations
Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog
APRIL 5, 2018
Ryan said, “I feel the ‘crunch’ whenever my colleagues refer to illegal immigrants as ‘undocumented citizens.’ When people refer to illegal immigrants as ‘undocumented citizens,’ it gives me a crunchy feeling because I feel like it introduces politics into a workplace that we value because it is a nonpolitical environment. On the one hand, protecting yourself as you are initiating Inclusive Conversations and having a safe exchange is valuable (everyone isn’t seesaw worthy).