Five-Minute Film Festival: Ten Videos on Kindness, Empathy, and Connection

Amy Erin Borovoy, Edutopia, May 10, 2013
Commentary by Stephen Downes
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This what makes the internet great. Skip the TED video and watch the rest. If you're wondering how it all works, skip over to this Guide to Practical Compassion. "How do you understand the pain of others?... How do I find empathy with thousands of people? It’s almost impossible. So you see that applied compassion can become a complex thing." It's when we're reflecting on learning about this sort of thing - or even discovering the importance of compassion and empathy - that sterile objectivity seems most empty.

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