Craig Cline: What Makes a Compassionate City?

Let’s start with an elemental understanding of what the words “compassion,” and “compassionate,” mean to most people. According to Merriam-Webster, compassion is a noun, defined as: “sympathetic consciousness of others’ distress together with a desire to alleviate it.” Some synonyms for compassion are: commiseration, feeling, and sympathy. Compassionate is […]