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The case for empathy: how bias affects our ability to be empathetic

17 mins | Apr 26, 2019
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"When people are scared, stressed or anxious, it can be difficult to step away from [our] own feelings and tune into those of another person." writes Elizabeth Segal. But in a world of difference we should – and can – work harder to cultivate subtle, perceptive empathy towards all human beings.
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