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Could You Learn to Be as Compassionate as the Dalai Lama?

The fate of the world may depend on our ability to teach “global compassion,” empathy for the suffering of people we’ve never met. \r\n

Would Baltimore Be Burning If Police Wore Anger Detectors? with Paul Ekman

Psychologist Paul Ekman, one of the world's foremost experts on emotion, suggests that police departments can keep risky officers off the streets with one simple technological assessment.

Moving Toward Global Compassion

We all feel compassion towards our offspring, but what about the stranger on the street? What about the person who has a different skin color or a different religion?

Outsmart Evolution and Master Your Emotions

Renowned psychologist and emotion-guru Paul Ekman describes how introducing conscious awareness to facial expressions can help one override and control their emotions.

Two Steps to Improve Your Emotional Life

There are two things that people want to be able to do to improve their emotional life.