Compassion

Far-Reaching Implications of the Charter for Compassion

“The Charter for Compassion is a summons to action, not just a feel-good thing,” British … Read More

‘Rachel’s Challenge’ Sparks Compassionate Chains of Kindness

You may have heard of the┬átragic Columbine High School massacre. Out of that tragedy has … Read More

Women Leaders could bring Compassion to Politics

Throughout recorded history, men have made the laws, even in democratic societies where both men and women can vote. True, … Read More

Meditation Builds Resilience in Caregiving

Meditation broadens our perspective and deepens our courage. The spaciousness of mind and greater ease of heart that arise through … Read More

Watering the Seeds of Joy

After 25 years of police and criminal justice work, Cheri Maples co-founded the Center for Mindfulness & … Read More

Openness to Whatever Arises

After 25 years of police and criminal justice work, Cheri Maples co-founded the Center for Mindfulness & … Read More

How Compassionate is Compassionate Conservatism?

Bush family presidential advisor and author Doug Wead is credited with coining the … Read More

The Mindful Street Cop

After 25 years of police and criminal justice work, Cheri Maples co-founded the Center for Mindfulness … Read More

Community for the Homeless

Imagine 3,000 homeless adults and children lined up outside a convention center in the middle of … Read More

Tree of Contemplative Practices

Clinical psychologist Lorne Ladner, who wrote the excellent book, The … Read More