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Great article.

The Lead With Kindness Experiment | Psychology Today

Mica B. Estrada, Ph.D.
The Lead With Kindness Experiment

The power of not being a threat to others.

Research from the field of evolutionary and physiological psychology provides strong evidence that we have fight-or-flight tendencies in response to perceptions of threat (Jansen et al, 1995)
Genuine kindness, defined as an act or quality of action that conveys respect for the dignity of another person, signals to others that we do not seek to harm them (Estrada, Eroy-Reveles, & Matsui, in press
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