The Power of Empathy

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Empathy and sympathy are vastly different. A clear empathic way to help those who are down with depression can make our communities stronger.

Why I Empathize with Jessa Duggar…and Why Empathy Can Revolutionize the Internet

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“Empathy and good feelings can make the Internet a better and safer place for everyone,” writes N.C. Harrison.

The Empathy Test

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Empathy is a human superpower.

Men and Sympathy: Why Are We So Bad At This?

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A stranger reaches out for your help. Please don’t let her down.

The Real Problem With Jahar on Rolling Stone

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Putting Tsarnev on the cover highlights the power he has left.

All Is Forgiven

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There’s a difference between true forgiveness and turning a blind eye.

Jane Doe, You Are Not Alone

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James Landrith offers words of support to a young girl who was not only a victim, but was blamed for being so.

“Boys learn that people don’t respect them if they have to sympathize with them.”

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This is a comment by Web on the post “Why Are Men and Women So Different?”

Smoke, Mirrors, and Earthquakes: On Being a Male Survivor

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Can the same sympathy exist for male survivors of female abuse , Tim Pylypiuk writes, as it exists for female survivors of male abuse?