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40 Acts of Compassion

If some of us did these things, the world be a little bit better.
 
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mdashf's comment, January 8, 2013 9:08 AM
we need a compassionate world really urgently. I wholeheartedly second your post and amazing you have one new topic for this subject !!
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Can you train yourself to be kind?

Can you train yourself to be kind? | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
Scientists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison found people trained in compassion are more likely to give money to people in need.

 

 
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Kid Has To Deal With One Of The Saddest Moments In Life

Kid Has To Deal With One Of The Saddest Moments In Life | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
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51 Uplifting Facts That Prove The World Isn't Such A Bad Place

51 Uplifting Facts That Prove The World Isn't Such A Bad Place | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
Heartwarming things happen more often than you think.

 

 
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One of the uplifting facts is that an animal shelter in Pennsylvania started a program where kids learn to read by reading to shelter cats.

 

 
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8-year-old boy rescues 6 relatives from fire, dies trying to save 7th

8-year-old boy rescues 6 relatives from fire, dies trying to save 7th | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
An 8-year-old boy, Tyler Doohan, was killed in a mobile-home fire in upstate New York early Monday while attempting to rescue his disabled grandfather inside.

 

 
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Mercy and eternal rest for an angel :((((

 

 
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I Thought I Had Lost All Faith In Politicians...Until I Learned About This Incredible Man

I Thought I Had Lost All Faith In Politicians...Until I Learned About This Incredible Man | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
If Las Vegas took bets on who will win the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 (they probably do), you’d be a fool to wager against José Mujica.

 

 
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A must read article about mercy, compassion and courage

 
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This is an inspiring story of a selfless leader that understands that leadership is by example. I have been pondering on this question, how much is too much?  The case of José Mujica simply answers the question. My key take away from this story is Jose’s quote in the last paragraph,” It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, who is poor

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Yoda's Wisdom on Mastering Your Life with Patience, Presence, Power, and Compassion

Yoda's Wisdom on Mastering Your Life with Patience, Presence, Power, and Compassion | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
As discussed in the Emily the Muse radio show, The Spirituality of Star Wars, this amazing trilogy (written by George Lucas) contains far more than just excit

 

 
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Yoda's style :)

 

 
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Cute Animal Friends: Lion and Dog Kiss

SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj SUBSCRIBE to the Zoo's channel: http://bit.ly/14ZdugH A 500-POUND lion and a cute miniature sausage dog have completely turne...

 

 

 
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What is Compassion?

This short iMovie was created to share the meaning of Compassion to our Middle School students. Images were sources using Google images and set to a song fro...

 

 
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Could we at least to try a little bit to act like #ONE? :)

 

 
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Why I Decided, 11 Years Ago, to Live Without Money

Why I Decided, 11 Years Ago, to Live Without Money | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
My decision to live without money was conceived on a backpacking trip to Alaska in 1998.

 

 
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Could you live without money?

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David DeSteno on the Psychology of Compassion and Resilience

David DeSteno on the Psychology of Compassion and Resilience | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
How to use the intricate balance of altruism and self-interest to our collective advantage.

Last week, I journeyed to this year's PopTech

 

 
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Must see!!! Dog sings while the baby cries

best friends since birth .
 
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Dolphin Rescue Hawaii.mp4

Dolphin entangled with fishing line rescued by divers in Kona Hawaii Update: I learned that the hook and all line were removed after I spoke with the diver. ...

 

 
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The Power of Compassion and Story for Building Resilience in Local Living Economies | BALLE - Business Alliance for Local Living Economies

The Power of Compassion and Story for Building Resilience in Local Living Economies | BALLE - Business Alliance for Local Living Economies | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it

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Little Girls Dress Up As Iconic Figures In Women’s History

Little Girls Dress Up As Iconic Figures In Women’s History | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
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Surgery for Savanna to walk fundraiser.

Surgery for Savanna to walk fundraiser. | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
My 5 year old, savanna morris has cerebral palsy. She cannot walk or stand independently, she needs a surgery that is only available in the USA to help her walk. We are fundraising for the surgery.
 
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#Urgent #help needed for a 5 years child that cannot walk, please share to spread the word!!! #ThankYou

 
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Bought Movie- MATCHING FUNDS!

A New York based foundation is MATCHING EVERY DOLLAR RAISED, UP TO $150,000! Lets make a movie that blows the lid off Monsanto, Big Pharma and Vaccines!

 

 
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Spread the word about #GMO

 

 
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They Weren't Sure What To Expect. But In An Instant, Wilbur And The Baby Became Best Friends.

They Weren't Sure What To Expect. But In An Instant, Wilbur And The Baby Became Best Friends. | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
Reditor banpeiSF and his family weren't sure how their corgi, Wilbur, would react to their newborn. Even though most dogs take a loving approach with infants, when it comes to something so precious, it's hard not to worry.
 
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Highlighting Canadian Women in Healthcare

Highlighting Canadian Women in Healthcare | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
The recent Women in Health week shines a light on female transformers who are leaders in their own right. Whilst the US is clearly creating a buzz around their female health care transformers, the question is: "What is happening in Canada?

 

 
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From YouTube To The Big Screen, Filipino Prisoners Dance To Fame

From YouTube To The Big Screen, Filipino Prisoners Dance To Fame | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
By Michaela Cabrera MANILA, June 13 (Reuters) - They first gained fame on YouTube, dancing to Michael Jackson's "Thriller".

 

 
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A MUST SEE>>> This way inmates have a chance to change their heart and life :)

 

 
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Joan Halifax: Compassion and the true meaning of empathy

http://www.ted.com Buddhist roshi Joan Halifax works with people at the last stage of life (in hospice and on death row). She shares what she's learned about...

 

 
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Amazing Street Dancer On America's Got Talent! (Homeless) Turf / Retro

Saw this last night. Had to reshare it This is not my video. thank you for watching! 12mil views!?!?! You Ladies and Gents are amazing! Thank you for support...

 

 
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Reduce Stress with Self-Compassion - Management Tip of the Day - March 22, 2013 - Harvard Business Review

Reduce Stress with Self-Compassion - Management Tip of the Day - March 22, 2013 - Harvard Business Review | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
You have too much on your plate, deadlines are looming, and people are counting on you. Since you can’t eliminate bouts of intense stress, you have to learn to deal with them. Studies show...
 
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Paul Ekman: The Roots of Empathy and Compassion

Paul Ekman describes some of the necessary components of empathy and compassion. This was part of a talk for UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center.
 
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Cancer, Innovation and a Boy Named Jack - Forbes

Cancer, Innovation and a Boy Named Jack - Forbes | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it
Innovation doesn't care how old you are. I'd like you to meet Jack Andraka.  It's a name you will be hearing a lot about--today, tomorrow and in the future. Jack is a scientist and  innovator.

 

 
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Are you showing compassion in business? [VIDEO]

Are you showing compassion in business? [VIDEO] | History and evolution of compassion | Scoop.it

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