Most of the people who know him as a fixture on Pacific Beach aren't aware of the stressful life he left behind.
As executive director of Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth, Fania Davis sees programs like hers as part of the way to end the school-to-prison pipeline.
From the Current Issue
We need to shift the stories we tell ourselves about the value of elders, the care they need, and later life itself.
At this pay-it-forward restaurant, everyone's meal is paid for by previous guests—out of generosity. Karma Kitchen's founder on how kindness became contagious
Empathy involves a deeper connection than sympathy does, and often means sharing a bit of emotional vulnerability.
A deep look at the stars and their role in our creation makes a welcome break from the news of the day.
I have lived for 40 years, gathered 10 years of higher education, and never before this moment understood the foundation of science.
No matter what age we are, the challenge of telling others "no" never really goes away.
"There are times when I question whether I was a fool to walk away from a conventional career."
Want to understand the science behind empathy? This quick video explains why and when we care.
Each year I take a week-long break from radical homemaking to act like a "normal mom" and take my kids to camp. It's never easy—and this year was no exception.
What at first seemed like a disturbing reaction to an article was all about my kids finding something they could relate to in the story.