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We, in the blink of an eye in historical time, have to cope with unprecedented, unrelenting bad news and challenges to our beliefs, worldviews, and identities.

The core of compassion

If we could just go all the way back through history, better understand our origins, our genetics, and all the reasons why our cultures developed the way they did, even our darkest moments would make sense.

Transcendental meditation, in five minutes

Transcendental Meditation is one form of meditation focused on transcending the mind to achieve pure awareness and therefore a new sense of peace, creativity, and self-realization.

Humanity is beautiful

The missing ingredient to radical social change.


We often use “shameless” to describe those they aren’t bound by rules of decency or conscience. I think this gets it exactly wrong.

The Garden of Eden

Today’s modern story of self-loathing is nothing new. In fact, it is one of humanity’s oldest stories.

Biomimicry, in five minutes

Biomimetics or biomimicry is the imitation of the models, systems, and elements of nature for the purpose of solving complex human problems.

We showcase social progress from around the world so that you can transform outrage and despair into possibility and action.