(704) Empathy

Escape_the_ivory_towerA lack of interest in the living conditions of other people, and for their feelings, is essential to the existence of poverty.  Stupid questions help hold it in place.

If you don’t understand how people fall into poverty, you’re probably a sociopath
Lucy Mangan on theguardian.com

Low wages are a moral crisis in our time
billmoyers.com

Everything you think you know about poverty is wrong
xojane.com

Where’s the empathy?
nypost.com

image: “Escape the ivory tower” by Jtneill via Wikimedia Commons