What is it Like to be You?

What is it Like to be You?

Are you an agent of change?

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be the person you vilify and dehumanise? What is it like to be “them,” those “others” who do bad things, or who hold different beliefs to us.

Humanity has been at war for thousands of years. We don’t know how to solve global problems like crime or terrorism, which are the symptoms and the outgrowth of social conditions and other troubling circumstances. Taking a moment to consider what it’s like to be another, is a powerful way to build bridges in a conflicted world.

Here Charles Eisenstein shares how we can be an agent of change in a turbulent world.

Watch the premiere of the new UPLIFT film, Building Compassion. The film shares cutting-edge research into the neurology and cultural practices of compassion and features interviews with a range of experts, including Dr. James Doty, Dr. Saamdu Chetri, Dr. David Vago, Scarlett Lewis and many more. Building Compassion explores how compassion is key to understanding what it is to be truly human and to creating a loving world.


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