From TED: The term “compas­sion” — typi­cally reserved for the saintly or the sappy — has fallen out of touch with reality. At a special TEDPrize@UN, jour­nalist Krista Tippett decon­structs the meaning of compas­sion through several moving stories, and proposes a new, more attain­able defi­n­i­tion for the word. · Go to Recon­necting with compas­sion →