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A Global Lifeboat: Evolution and Kindness in the Time of Coronavirus Podcast

Daniel Fessler, Anthropologist and Director of the UCLA Bedari…

UCLA Sociology Professors advocate for "physical" rather than "social" distancing

In an opinion piece that was published today on CNN.com, UCLA…

Daniel Fessler on CNN Amanpour - Why being kind is good for you

Daniel Fessler, Director of the Bedari Kindness Institute, tells…

The Kindness Podcast

There are really exciting things happening in the world of kindness…

The Atlantic - America’s Epidemic of Unkindness

A new research institute at UCLA wants to start a virtuous cycle…

Los Angeles Times - New UCLA institute will study — and spread — kindness

Research by UCLA scientists already has shown that mindfulness…