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Is Violence against Women the greatest single caus...
Ron AndersonIs Violence against Women the greatest single cause of Human Suffering Today?

Contemporary human suffering is the focus of Independent Lens PBS film documentary, Half the Sky, na [ ... ]

Why Think about Suffering?
Ron AndersonWhy Think about Suffering?

    Think about your past and try to remember the time in your life when you felt the gr [ ... ]

Altrutopia
Ron AndersonAltrutopia

        Definition: “Altru-topia,” the conjunction of altruism and utopi [ ... ]

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Sister Risks Life for Little Sister
01 Jul 2012 - Ron AndersonSister Risks Life for Little Sister

            Sisters Camrey, 5, and Anaiah, 9, from a small town in Georgia, near Atlanta, each [ ... ]

Compassion and Photography
30 Jun 2012 - Ron AndersonCompassion and Photography

Nancy McGirr, a professional war photo-journalist for Reuters News Service, while on assignment in 1 [ ... ]

Slow Progress on Women Entering Positions of Power
12 Mar 2012 - Ron AndersonSlow Progress on Women Entering Positions of Power

This week the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released a series of new [ ... ]

Suffering Section

Is Violence against Women the greatest single caus...
08 Oct 2012 - Ron AndersonIs Violence against Women the greatest single cause of Human Suffering Today?

Contemporary human suffering is the focus of Independent Lens PBS film documentary, Half the Sky, na [ ... ]

Why Think about Suffering?
05 Sep 2012 - Ron AndersonWhy Think about Suffering?

    Think about your past and try to remember the time in your life when you felt the gr [ ... ]

Unimaginable Suffering of Chronic Illness
10 Jan 2012 - Ron AndersonUnimaginable Suffering of Chronic Illness

While many of us partied  on New Year’s Eve, this is how Nancy Quinnell, cancer victim, described [ ... ]

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Altrutopia
20 Aug 2012 - Ron AndersonAltrutopia

        Definition: “Altru-topia,” the conjunction of altruism and utopi [ ... ]

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