Three Ways of Responding When A Bad Leader Wins A Good Outcome

  1. The cause I care about is winning, but I loathe the person in charge, so I must act like it’s not actually winning and continue to fight.
  2. The cause I care about is winning, and even though I loathe the person in charge, I can give credit where credit is due and stop fighting.
  3. The cause I care about is winning, and while I can give proper credit to the person in charge, I also recognize how badly he is damaging all the other causes I care about, so credit will be short-lived and specific. I will continue to fight.

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