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compassion politics & society | Oct 1st, 2019

Megan Phelps-Roper's New Book Unfollow Named Best Debut of October by Amazon

Amazon announced their Editor’s picks for October, and Megan Phelps-Roper’s much-anticipated memoir, Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church, tops the list as their featured debut. Unfollow follows Phelps-Roper’s journey from being deeply engrained in the... Continue Reading →
compassion | Feb 15th, 2011

Karen Armstrong’s Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life Started With This TED Talk

A few weeks ago, religion expert Karen Armstrong released Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life, the book which sprang from her winning a TED Prize in 2007. The TED Prize winner spends the next year or so — with the help of TED — promoting an idea worth spreading. Armstrong’s idea is that everyone... Continue Reading →